|Live & Learn Fort Wayne - An inclusive
home schooling group offering activities for kids and topical discussion
for parents. All ages, all home schooling styles and all faiths welcomed..
For information, contact Susan Penrod at email@example.com
or call Dawn Fisher at (260)747-5712. To join their e-mail list send
a blank e-mail to LiveandLearnFortWaynefirstname.lastname@example.org.
|CHAT - (Christian Homeschool Association of/for
Teens) - An area wide, member run group which offers many different
activities for area homeschool teenagers. Whether you would like social
activities, ballroom dance classes, courtship discussions, game nights,
or free Civic Theater tickets they have a lot to offer for a homeschool
teen. For more information, please contact Bonny Jacobs at (260) 492-7497
or email email@example.com.
|Avalon Home School Parent Support
Group - Come and join us for support, encouragement, sharing and
time together as home schooling parents. We have a wonderful school
year of meetings planned and look forward to having you there. The
group will meet at the Avalon Missionary Church west campus building
at 1500 Lower Huntington Road in Fort Wayne. We generally meet on
the 3rd Tuesday of the month beginning in August and continuing through
May. Also planned are monthly field trips and group events for the
family. If you have questions contact Brooke Weldon at firstname.lastname@example.org
or at (810) 320-5040, or check the calendar of events for upcoming
meeting times and topics.
Educating And Mentoring) -is a group of home schooling families whose
purpose is to provide mutual fellowship, support and education to
other home schooling families in and around the area of Fort Wayne,
Indiana. We offer monthly gatherings, field trips, & 'Moms Night Out'.
Attendance is open to all persons regardless of religious affiliation.
For more information contact DeeAnn Hanlon at 260-638-4057, email
or visit www.teamhomeschool.net.
- (formerly TORCH) a group of Roman Catholic homeschooling moms
trying to serve God, our families, and other homeschoolers in Fort
Wayne, IN and surrounding areas. Membership includes : A bi-yearly
newsletter of events & activities, a members-only website, a photo
directory of members, field trips, Mom's Nights Out, potlucks, Book
It! Nights when children can recite a poem, or read a book report,
Springtime Curriculum Share and multiple spiritual, service, social,
field trip & other activity opportunities. Attendance at activities
is open to all persons, single or married, regardless of religious
affiliation, whether homeschooling or non-homeschooling. Please contact
Grace at email@example.com
for information about joining our group. You can e-mail her by clicking
on her name, or call 260-747-6077.
|State and National
(Indiana Association of Home Educators) Our primary functions
are maintaining visibility as home educators with civil government
leaders, influencing the legislative process, and sponsoring seminars
for parent education. We also publish a free bimonthly magazine, The
Informer. Our statewide annual convention serves to encourage those
who have been home schooling for a number of years and those who are
just getting started.
Indiana Foundation for Home Schooling The mission of the Indiana
Foundation for Home Schooling is to enable students to achieve their
potential by providing recognition, opportunities, and resources that
inspire learning and make home schooling an option for any Indiana
(Christian Home Educators of Ohio) Serves the home school families
of Ohio and provides them with the tools to succeed.
(Home School Legal Defense Fund) - A nonprofit advocacy organization
established to defend and advance the constitutional right of parents
to direct the education of their children and to protect family freedoms.
Through annual memberships, HSLDA is tens of thousands of families
united in service together, providing a strong voice when and where
School Foundation - The Foundations mission is to provide
assistance to homeschooling families in need, preserve parental freedoms,
promote homeschooling, and support like-minded organizations.
- (NATional cHallenged Homeschoolers Associated Network) - Equipping
parents to raise their children with special needs or disabilities
(National Home Education Research Institute) - The mission of
NHERI is threefold: 1. Produce high-quality research on home-based
education. 2. Serve as a clearinghouse of research for homeschoolers,
researchers, and policy makers. 3. Educate the public concerning
the findings of all research on home education.