Homeschooling Support Groups in Florida

We have compiled a list of homeschool support groups throughout Florida.

If you have a group that is not listed below and would like to be listed, contact us!

4 Townes Home Schoolers

4 Townes Home Schoolers is a homeschool support network for families in the Volusia County, Florida area. This is a Christian group, however all are welcome. There are park days and field trips. (Volusia)

Allianceof BayCountyHomeschoolers

Alliance of Bay County Homeschoolers is an internet-based group created to forge an atmosphere of camaraderie among local homeschoolers.  ABCH requires respect for other people’s chosen paths and does not endorse any particular religious, political or educational philosophy. (Bay)


Amy’s Christian Home School Network is a Christian based home school support group that serves the Orlando and Kissimmee areas.  They provide an opportunity for our children to meet and get connected! Membership is completely FREE! (Orange, Osceola)


The Arlington Explorers is an eclectic homeschool support group serving Arlington and surrounding areas. They meet for weekly park dates, monthly field trips, small interest-based groups, and service projects. Although the majority of the families in AE are Christian, they do not require a signed statement of faith to join and all denominations are welcome. Please review the rules on the website to determine if their group is the right fit for your family.  (Duval)

Boca Home Schoolers

Families taking education into their own hands for the benefit of their children is the cause connecting all members of Boca Home Schoolers, Inc. Any who shares this vision is welcome. All members of BHS, Inc. are asked to sign a statement by which they agree to preserve the group’s Christian leadership structure, focus and activities, and to not attempt to change them. (Palm Beach)

Brevard Alternative Homeschool

Brevard Alternative Homeschool is a support group for Brevard County, Florida Homeschoolers practicing or exploring alternative philosophies such as agnosticism, atheism, humanism, Paganism, Native American spiritualism or Wicca. All others friendly to freethought or alternative philosophies are welcome. The group offers friendship, support, help with secular or alternative curricula, and a forum for discussing issues we may have as non-traditional homeschoolers. (Brevard)

Broward Christian Homeschoolers

The Broward Christian Homeschoolers (BCH) is a Christ-centered, Broward county based homeschool parent support group located in South Florida. They offer support, encouragement and resources to homeschooling parents, homeschool families and those interested in home education in Florida. (Broward)

Broward Teens and Tweens

Broward Teens and Tweens is an inclusive group designed to meet the needs of Tween (age 10-12) and Teen (13+) homeschool children. Younger siblings are always welcome, but all outings are selected with the needs and abilities of the older kids in mind. They have monthly outings for the kids and other events, and they ask that everyone take a turn in scheduling events for the group. (Broward)

Central FloridaPre Teen/Teen Homeschoolers

Central Florida’s original “teen only” homeschool group! Central Florida Pre Teen/Teen Homeschoolers is for families homeschooling students age 11 to 18 and living in Central Florida. If you have younger children as well, you may join however, only children that are 11 & up can participate. All activities, field trips, etc. will be geared toward the middle to high school level/age group. (Seminole, Orange, Polk, Lake)

CharlotteHarborOrganization of Independent Child Educators

Charlotte Harbor Organization of Independent Child Educators (CHOICE) is a nonreligious homeschool support group that respects the diversity of its members and welcomes all who choose to homeschool.  They serve Charlotte, DeSoto, Sarasota, and surrounding counties in Florida. (CharlotteDeSotoSarasota)

Alachua Regional Catholic Home Schoolers

Alachua Regional Catholic Home Schoolers (ARCHS) is a Catholic Homeschool & Mom’s Group that meets First Friday mornings at St. Madeleine Catholic Church in High Springs, FL for Mass & Children’s Adoration. They meet on 3rd Fridays for Mass at Holy Faith Catholic Church in Gainesville followed by picnic and play at Possum Creek park. They also get together for other activities and field trips. The group serves Alachua and surrounding counties, including but not limited to Columbia, Gilchrist, Levy and Union. There are no membership fees, but donations are appreciated to cover the cost of art supplies.(Alachua, Columbia, Gilchrist, Levy, Union)

Alternative Homeschool Educators ofSouth Florida

Alternative Homeschool Educators of South Florida is an all inclusive homeschool group serving Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Counties. This group believes in respect for all people regardless of homeschooling styles, race, age or religion.  It offers an online discussion list that includes discussion on all styles of teaching (life learning, unschooling, school at home, eclectic…) useful links, homeschool support from experienced parents, park days, field trips, educational co-ops and much more. (Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach)

APPLE Homeschool Group

APPLE is an Adventist homeschool support group for families in the Central Florida area. They offer homeschool activities, field trips, workshops, etc.  Ideas, encouragement, and support are also passed along among members. APPLE Homeschool Group is a volunteer organization. Anyone is welcome and encouraged to plan field trips or other activities. (Orange, Seminole, Lake, Osceola)

Bay Area Christian Homeschoolers

Bay Area Christian Homeschoolers (BACH) is a not for profit, volunteer, non-denominational Christian support group for homeschooling families mainly in Hillsborough and Pasco counties. They are Christian-based but not Christian-exclusive. Their purpose is to encourage families in their homeschooling efforts by providing fellowship, information, socialization and support.  They created this group to provide a place for members to participate in monthly park days, field trips, art & crafts, Book-It, projects, holiday parties, and playground time. (Hillsborough, Pasco, Pinellas)

Brandon Homeschool Cooperative

Brandon Homeschool Cooperative (BHC) is a fully inclusive group of families that shares resources, ideas, and support for all methods of homeschooling.  There are regular activities for children in a wide variety of ages, including park days, field trips, and subject sessions.  Parents also enjoy the monthly Parent’s Night Out, as well as sessions that provide information and support for homeschooling. (Hillsborough)

Brevard Homeschool

Brevard Homeschool, an active group of homeschooling parents in Brevard County, Florida, offers friendship; support and encouragement; field trips; and book club ordering. They welcome ALL homeschoolers in Brevard County, regardless of religious or other affiliation. Membership is FREE.  You do not have to be a member of any group to enjoy their web site, so take some time to explore! (Brevard)

Broward County Parent Support Group

Broward County Parent Support Group is a Christian home school support group in the Broward County area. (Broward)

Catholic Homeschoolers AroundTampaBay

Catholic Homeschoolers Around Tampa Bay is designed to provide Catholic Homeschoolers in the Tampa Bay Area with the opportunity to participate together in group activities, exciting fieldtrips, educational experiences, developmental opportunities and service projects throughout the area. They are happy to welcome non-Catholics, but we do ask that all members respect the Catholic nature of this list.  Catholic Homeschoolers Around TampaBay is an FPEA recognized homeschool support group. (Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco, Sarasota, Polk, Hernando)


Charlotte County Homeschoolers is an eclectic group of homeschoolers, supporting all homeschoolers in and around Charlotte County. Their mission is to grow individually and collectively, while supporting the individual and educational choices each family has made.They offer field trips, park days, co-ops and many other activities in the southwest Florida area. There is no fee to join and only a modest fee for Kingdom Kids Co-Op. (Charlotte)

Chipola Home Educators

Chipola Home Educators is a group of homeschooling families enjoying a lifestyle of curiosity and learning. CHE members are not organized around a particular curriculum or teaching style, because we recognize that each family knows what works best for them. Many of our members are Christians, but a statement of faith is not required to join Chipola Home Educators. (Jackson)

Christian Educators Of Osceola

Christian Educators Of Osceola (CEO) offers field trips, park days, special events, support meetings, and much more. Their mission is to support, encourage and equip families in the training up of their children emotionally and academically. Their group is founded on Biblical, Christian values and in addition, they will offer social and educational opportunities that may include the entire family. (Osceola)


Christian Home Educated Tampa Teens (CHETT) is specifically for Christian (all denominations) tweens and teens ages 10 and up.  Activities include movie nights, game nights, holiday parties, pizza lunches, pool parties, tours and educational field trips geared for this age group, and mom’s nights out. Parents are stongly encouraged to help plan and host events. If there are younger siblings, they are most welcome, but please supervise them as the teens will not- this group is for THEM. Parents can socialize, jump in the activities, and discuss the rewards and challenges of homeschooling middle and high schoolers. No membership dues or mandatory meetings. Costs will vary depending on event. (Hillsborough)

ChristianHomeEducators Association of CollierCounty

Christian Home Educators Association of Collier County (CHEACC) was established upon basic Christian values and principles found in the authoritative Word of God. Their purpose is to provide information, support, and encouragement to local Christian home school families. CHEACC meets the third Monday of each month at the Center Point Community Church in Naples. Some meetings feature guest speakers, and others focus on topics for small group discussions. Child care is available and visitors are welcome at all meetings. (Collier)

Christian Homeschool Support of the Western Communities

Christian Homeschool Support of the Western Communities has been established to provide support, encouragement, social opportunities, and information related to home education for its members. The CHS organization and all of its activities and publications will consistently and forthrightly honor the Lord God. (Palm Beach)

CM -Big BendArea

The CM – Big Bend Area homeschool support group is for homeschoolers in the Big Bend area who are using Charlotte Mason’s methods of education, and especially (but not limited to) those using the Ambleside Online Curriculum. (Leon, Gadsden, Jefferson, Wakulla)

Community Christian Homeschoolers

Community Christian Homeschoolers is a Christian support group serving families in Alachua and surrounding counties offering fellowship, support, and encouragement for parents: park days, field trips and other activities for their children. (Alachua)

Disney SchoolingOrlando

Disney Schooling Orlando is a homeschool group who meets at the theme park. It is designed to help homeschoolers who love to explore the educational opportunities available at Walt Disney World a place to share ideas, plan visits to the parks, socialize and learn together. (Orange,Osceola)

Early Years Homeschooling Club ofPalm Beach County,Florida

Early Years Homeschooling Club of Palm Beach County, Florida is specially geared toward the needs of exclusively homeschooled children ages 3 to 7 and their siblings. All like-minded families sharing “natural family living” philosophies are welcome. Their goal is to have fun, learn from each other, and facilitate child socialization skills.. There is no cost for membership, however occasional small fees to compensate for supplies or field trip admission (if any) may be required. This group is inclusive and RESPECTFUL to people of all faiths. (Palm Beach)

Educational Network of Christian Homeschoolers

Educational Network of Christian Homeschoolers (ENOCH) was formed with the conviction that the primary responsibility for the education of children rests with their parents/guardians. They are a volunteer run, non-registered, not-for-profit association with a decidedly Christian emphasis open to all home school families. Emphasis is on group activities with respect, compassion, and tolerance toward others. Families participate in member-run activities such as Parent Enrichment Meetings, field trips, extracurricular classes, parties, park days, teen activities and more. By joining ENOCH, you and your children will gain great support and new friendships. (Sarasota, Charlottte)

Families Affirming Christian Education

Families Affirming Christian Education (F.A.C.E.)            (386) 758-9346      ,, Support Group and Co-op (Columbia, Suwannee, Hamilton, Union)

Christian Family Educators of Orlando

Christian Family Educators of Orlando is an active group offering park days once a month, as well as a Mom’s Support Night. They plan service projects, educational trips, and many excursions that are for just having fun! The kids, as well as moms, all have a great time! (Orange)

Christian Home Educators Association

Christian Home Educators Association (C.H.E.A.) is a Christian support group offering activities, opportunities, fellowship, support, and encouragement for homeschooling families. Informational meetings are offered to our members at least twice a year. The organization is based upon volunteer officers, sub-group leaders who serve on a steering committee for guidance and accountability, and member families who volunteer to help plan activities and events.  (Marion)

Christian Home Educators Fellowship of Florida

Christian Home Educators Fellowship of Florida (CHEFF) provides homeschool families with information, encouragement, and Christian relationships. The coordinators, along with the members, plan and organize activities for the year, including field trips, park days, sports days, Mom 2 Mom, Dad 2 Dad, community service. The coordinators are supported and advised by a few homeschooling mothers who have an abundance of experience and wisdom. They are not a denomination specific group, however they are all followers of Christ and expect everyone to respect the differences of other families. (Highlands, Hardee)

Christian Homeschoolers Association of Milton & Pace

Christian Homeschoolers Association of Milton & Pace (C.H.A.M.P.)  is a small group of families who came together to start activities for homeschoolers in the North Santa Rosa County area. (EscambiaSanta Rosa)

CM Homeschools

CMHomeschools is a local support group of Charlotte Mason Homeschoolers which meets in the NW FL area. This group is only open to local members in their support group area. Moderator approval MUST be obtained before joining this group, so please specify where you live when you request membership. They meet monthly and their meetings include a study time in which a topic, related to Charlotte Mason’s philosophy of education, is taught and discussed in the group. A purely CM style of education is NOT required to attend their meetings. They welcome anyone interested in learning more about Charlotte Mason’s philosophy of education. (Okaloosa)


Connect             (850) 894-1879      , Support Group (Leon)

E3 Kids Club

E3 Kids Club is an inclusive, age specific homeschool cooperative support group (please see group website for ages) serving Palm Beach County. All members are welcome regardless of learning styles, teaching methods, and beliefs. This group provides homeschoolers with a place to share ideas, organize classes and field trips, and support one another through this wonderful journey.  Active participation is greatly encouraged. (Palm Beach)

East County Homeschoolers

East County Homeschoolers is a homeschool group available to new and veteran homeschooling families of all ages. They are inclusive of all learning styles, teaching methods and beliefs. (Palm Beach)

Emerald Coast Organic Homeschoolers

Emerald Coast Organic Homeschoolers (ECO Homeschoolers) is a group of relaxed homeschoolers/organic learners/unschoolers that reside in Okaloosa county on Florida’s beautiful Emerald Coast. They see childhood as a natural process and as such seek for the most appropriate and natural approaches to raising and teaching our children. This includes, but is not limited to: unschooling, Waldorf, Moore, child-led, unit studies, or relaxed methods. They are based out of Fort Walton Beach, Florida. (Okaloosa)

Families In Schools At Home

Families In Schools At Home:             (386) 397-1339      , (Hamilton, Suwannee)

Families Instructing Students At Home

Families Instructing Students At Home (FISH) is a ministry of Bell Shoals Baptist Church.  This is a Christ-centered home school support group ministering to approximately 200 families in Brandon and the Tampa Bay area.  FISH offers a variety of co-ops, competitive sports, recreational sports, field trips, band, choir, chess, P.E. and much more. Of course, all of this happens because of awesome members volunteering.  As a member, you will have ample opportunity to get involved in as many activities as you would like. (Hillsborough)

Fellowship of Christian Teaching Homes

Fellowship of Christian Teaching Homes (FCTH) is here to provide support, education, and fellowship to Christian homeschool families in the Panama City area.  They offer regular meetings, field trips and a Co-op. (Bay)

Florida Keyss Unschoolers

Florida Keys sUnschoolers is a group for homeschoolers in the Lower Florida Keys to chat, find support, meet others and for those looking for information about homeschooling. They meet once a week for park days, have monthly field trips and meet for board games. They also organize yearly science, geography and history fairs, etc. (Monroe)

Gaia Homeschoolers

Gaia Homeschoolers is an all-inclusive homeschool group that is tolerant, accepting, and open-minded towards all homeschooling philosophies and life styles. Their dual purpose is to provide interaction for our children and parent support. They offer a monthly gathering, field trips, and anything else parents want to make happen. (Sarasota, Manatee, Charlotte, Hardee, Lee)

Golden Triangle Homeschool Group

The Golden Triangle Homeschool Group meets regularly at the park on Fridays. They offer field trips, mom’s night outs, and other events throughout the year. With over 200 families, they have all ages and homeschooling approaches represented in the group, although the highest concentration of students is lower middle school and younger. (Lake)

Gulf Coast ChristianHomeEducators Association

Gulf Coast Christian Home Educators Association (GCCHEA) is a Christian homeschool support group serving Okaloosa, Santa Rosa and Walton Counties. They are run by volunteers and have families grouped together by location and/or by similar interests.  GCCHEA hosts various activities throughout the year for its members. (OkaloosaSanta Rosa,Walton)

Gulfcoast Homeschool Association

Gulfcoast Homeschool Association (GCHSA) is an association of families who have chosen to educate their children at home.  They meet on a regular basis to discuss homeschooling, share common concerns, and provide fellowship.  Member families cooperatively volunteer to organize the association’s educational and social activities.  This is an inclusive group.  They welcome all families regardless of their religious or political views, educational or parenting philosophies and personal lifestyle choices. (CharlotteHendryLee)

Hearts at Home

Hearts at Home is a Christian fellowship group that consists of families with a wide age range of children from babies, toddlers and preschoolers to upper elementary grades. The main goal of our group is to support and encourage each other as homeschooling moms and keepers at home while building friendships with one another and for our children.  We are serving the Argyle, Orange Park, Fleming Island, and Jacksonville areas. (Clay)

Holistic Homeschoolers Tampa Bay

Holistic Homeschoolers Tampa Bay is a community group, and meet regularly in an attempt to offer homeschoolers a healthy social environment. Those interested in this list would most likely be limiting media in their childrens’ lives, avoiding excessive commercialization, concerned with eating healthy foods, and creating an environment for their children rich in imagination and creativity. They a group with wide-ranging lifestyles and belief systems, and do not homeschool for religious reasons. (Hillsborough)

Home Educators After Righteous Teaching

Home Educators After Righteous Teaching (H.E.A.R.T.) Inc. is a home school support group that offers support, encouragement, and fellowship for you and your home schooled children, provides Godly and educational fellowship for all our children, organizes activities like field trips, co-ops, clubs, and parties, and more. (Marion, Lake, Citrus, Suwannee)

Fellowship of Christian Homeschoolers

Fellowship of Christian Homeschoolers (FCH) serves as a steady source of encouragement and support to local homeschool families by providing members with fellowship, support, and communications, as well as social, educational & outreach opportunities. FCH strives to offer programs and activities that support both the parents and the children as well as the family as a whole. FCH offers support group meetings throughout the year with different events, outings and field trips to take part in as well. Whether your local or not and whether you’ve been homeschooling for 20 years, 20 minutes, or you’re just thinking about it; FCH will strive to offer you the tools and information you need to feel supported in your home education decisions. (Hillsborough)

Florida Keys Homeschoolers

Florida Keys Homeschoolers is a contact source for local Florida Keys homeschoolers to receive information, dates of events and meetings that will help enrich our childrens’ education experience. (Monroe)

Four CornersHomeschool Network

Four Corners Homeschool Network is a group of Florida parent-teachers that supports its members, their children and the growing community through classes and other educational activities. (Polk, Osceola, Lake, Orange)

Godly Rearing Achieved Through Christian Education

Godly Rearing Achieved Through Christian Education:            (386) 935-5336      ,             (386) 935-4555      , (Gilchrist, Suwannee, Dixie, Alachua)

Grace Home School

Grace Home School is a homeschool support group ministry that is hosted by Grace World Outreach Church in Brooksville, Florida. It is the goal of GRACE to give children the opportunity to interact with other Christian home schooled children. They offer educational support through group events and a weekly co-op program (please see their website for more information. You may be a part of the support group without joining the co-op program. (Hernando, Sumter, Pasco)

Gulf Coast Secular Homeschoolers

Gulf Coast Secular Homeschoolers is a diverse homeschool group, appreciating all home educators of all educational approaches, races, and beliefs. Their objective is to share homeschooling knowledge and its related topics in a respectful and non-threatening manner.  They provide educational and social opportunities and information for those families in the Gulf Coast area including Gulfport, Biloxi, Pascagoula, and Pensacola. (Greene, George, Harrison, Washington, Escambia, Mobile, Baldwin)

Heart and Home Homeschoolers

Heart and Home Homeschoolers is a Christian-based, cooperative group of homeschooling families that welcomes homeschool families of all faiths and educational philosophies. Their purpose is to support homeschooling parents, to share homeschooling resources and ideas, and to encourage families in the planning of social and educational activities for their children. They also provide a network for keeping homeschoolers aware of political issues affecting the rights of homeschoolers. Support meetings are held each month and feature a discussion topic or a presentation, and open discussion time to address individual homeschooling needs. (Lee)

Hearts 2 Homeschool

Hearts2Homeschool is a Christian home school support/networking organization that is open to all homeschoolers in the State ofFlorida. They proscribe to the belief that home education is a life style and philosophy; hence in excess of mere, academic choice. They encourage community building and seek to reinforce a positive image of home educating families.

Hollywood Hills Homeschoolers

Hollywood Hills Homeschoolers is a homeschool support group serving BrowardCounty.  They offer monthly meetings, yearbooks, talent shows, science fairs, spelling bees, dances, parties, a co-op, year end testing, field days, and more.  Everyone is welcome. For more information, contact Diane Remington by email, or phone             (954) 925-2288      .

Home Educators League of Perry

Home Educators League of Perry (HELP) meets on the second Thursday of the month at the Forest Capital Hall. Call             (850) 584-8553       or            (850) 584-9207      .  This support group serves Taylor & Madison Counties             (850) 838-3508       /             (850) 838-3547      , (Madison, Perry)

Home School Connection

Home School Connection             (850) 291-5272      ,, Co-Op (Escambia, Santa Rosa)

Homeschool Academy of Life & Learning

Homeschool Academy of Life & Learning (HALL) is a co-op that  will focus specifically on educational & academic improvement of our children. It will provide a learning environment for subjects that are conducive to a classroom lecture or presentation by a third party. This will give mothers a convenient opportunity to bring their child(ren) to a formal classroom setting, wherein the child(ren) will recieve classes/lectures in a productive, safe and nurturing environment. (Sarasota)

Homeschool Cooperative Educating in Central Florida

Homeschool Cooperative Educating in Central Florida (HCECF) is an inclusive and eclectic group of home-educating families in the greater Orlando area working together since 2001 for weekly co-ops, science and history classes, book clubs, debate group, fun educational fieldtrips, and many more educational and social opportunities! Homeschoolers of ALL ages are welcome at HCECF. (Orange, Seminole, Lake, Volusia)

Homeschooled Kids & Co.

Homeschooled Kids & Co. is a local support group for families predominately from Escambia counties Alabama and Florida. The group was formed in the 1990’s when local Christian families, who were homeschooling, decided to come together for support and fellowship. In 2000 the group was officially named Homeschooled Kids & Co. They  currently have sixty-eight families enrolled representing approximately 150 students in grades K-4 through twelve. Families pay a yearly membership fee ($30 per family) which entitles their children to participate in HK&C activities. These activities consist of moms’ meetings, field trips, Park Days, extra-curricular group classes, organized P.E., parties, and service projects. (Escambia)

Homeschooling In Weston

Homeschooling In Weston is a nonreligious community of naturally-minded families who are actively homeschooling young children in and around Weston. (Broward)

Indian River Homeschoolers Association, Inc.

Indian River Homeschoolers Association, Inc. is a Christian-based, but not an exclusively Christian organization. Their purpose is to provide moral support and encouragement to parents who desire to home educate their children, to share information and exchange ideas in every way possible with parents who choose to home educate, to stay informed of and encourage participation in issues affecting the rights of home educators, and to provide social and educational opportunities in the form of field trips and special events. They offer monthly support group meetings. (Indian River)

Jacksonville Homeschool Kids

Jacksonville Homeschool Kids is based in Jacksonville and serves Duval and St. Johns counties . All grade levels are welcome. This is a year round secular group for homeschool families. They have field trips, get togethers, clubs, social activities, PE, special events, academic classes and lots more! The requirements for membership are: (1) You have an open mind, (2) You are willing to contribute to the success of the group, (3) You try your best to be an ACTIVE member (participate in activities), and (4) You pay a $25 annual fee per family (refundable within 30 days). You may emailJacksonville Homeschool Kids for more information. (Duval, St. Johns)

Joy of Schooling at Home

Joy of Schooling at Home (J.O.S.H.) is a distinctly Christian support group who exists primarily to minister to Homeschool Moms who are serious about the call to home educate, and are decidedly committed Christians to the Lordship of Jesus Christ. Focus is also on new homeschool moms and/or isolated homeschoolers, whether new or veterans. (Hillsborough, Pasco)

Learning and Families

Learning and Families is a Christian Homeschool Support group serving families in and around Sarasota and Bradenton, Florida.  They offer Monthly Parent Enrichment Meetings, a Co-Op, a Mom’s Group, Small Groups,  and Workshops and Special Events. (ManateeSarasota)

Life Guardians

Life Guardians             (850) 929-2482      ,

Home Educators Network of Central Florida

HomeEducators Network of Central Florida is a homeschooling group in Central Florida (Orlando area). They provide mentors to new homeschoolers, hold classes and co-ops, and meet for social interaction, playdates and fun! Their goal is to provide a safe, friendly environment for homeschoolers of all ages to learn and grow. They respect all homeschooling styles and methods and are an inclusive group, open to everyone regardless of faith, race, religion or homeschooling beliefs. (Orange, Seminole, Osceola)

Homeschool Around Temple Terrace

Homeschool Around Temple Terrace (HATT) is a support group established to help homeschooling families in the Temple Terrace area gain social experiences. They  meet weekly at a park in Temple Terrace to establish lasting friendships, and provide a social outlet for parents as well. We have book reports, art and music classes, and field trips monthly. (Hillsborough)


Homeschool-Blessings is a Christian home school group located in Zephyrhills, Florida. They are open to anyone actively engaged in or wanting to pursue home schooling. Homeschool-Blessings’ sole purpose is to mentor and enrich their members with support, knowledge and excitement. They plan to work hand-in-hand with their members to enrich the lives of children by encouraging good morals and values, giving the opportunity to socialize in a positive atmosphere, and to promote strong character. (Pasco, Hillsborough, Polk)

Homeschoolers of Miami Enrichment (H.O.M.E.)

Homeschoolers of Miami Enrichment (H.O.M.E.) is a South Florida, Miami-Dade County, non-profit, volunteer-based corporation, that provides a forum for conducting enrichment classes for all families home educating their children, regardless of their race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, or educational handicap, in a family-oriented setting.  HOME meets weekly at Clavary Chapel Miami Beach from September to November and January to March.  For those not wanting to participate in enrichment classes, HOME also has regular park days and field trips. (Miami-Dade)

Homeschooling South Florida

Homeschooling South Florida is designed for homeschooling kids (and their moms/dads) from the Palm Beaches. They offer links to other Yahoo groups that are like minded, and has 1000’s of links to projects, lesson plans, informative websites for all subjects, complete with games, activities, free downloads and printable pages for educating our children. They also arrange, with the help of all members, educational field trips and fun playdates for the moms and children to interact with one another. (Broward, Dade)

Jacksonville Florida Homeschoolers (JFH)

Jacksonville Florida Homeschoolers (JFH) is a group of active and motivated homeschoolers. They are all inclusive, open-minded, tolerant and understanding. JFH does not promote one particular style or method of homeschooling but is open and supportive of all. Local (Jacksonville and greater Jacksonville area) members only, please. Important: JFH is not associated with any particular religious belief but welcomes all lifestyles, faiths and families. (Duval)

Jefferson County Homeschoolers Group

Jefferson County Homeschoolers Group is open to all homeschoolers in Jefferson County Florida and surrounding areas. It provides a place to discuss homeschool related issues, events and activities going on in our area. (Jefferson)

Lake County Florida Unschoolers

If you are an “Unschooler” or a really relaxed homeschooler and you live in or around Lake County Florida then Lake County Florida Unschoolers is the group for you. Welcome to a safe place, a place that’s about “unschooling” and all that goes with it. (Lake)

Learning Is Cool · HomeSchool Group of SW Pensacola

Welcome to the “Learning Is Cool” homeschool group of SW Pensacola! This is a group for younger Pensacola homeschoolers between Pre-K and 8th grade and their families. Their purpose is to provide and communicate opportunities for homeschoolers to get together for fun and educational field trips, play dates, support, and encouragement. (Escambia)

LIFE of Osceola

LIFE of Osceola is a homeschool support group in the St.Cloud/Kissimmee area that promotes diversity and tolerance- families of all faiths and lifestyles are welcome! Their goal is to become an eclectic blend of many families enriching our children’s lives through exposure to the arts and sciences. With field trips and group activities, LIFE of Osceola creates a sense of community, a productive support network, and friendships for the children as well as the parents. All ages are welcome to attend events (except when specified by the sponsoring facility). (Osceola)

LIFE of Tampa

LIFE of Tampa is a collaborative, alternative learning group that believes Learning Is For Everyone and should be a rich and satisfying experience that creates a never-ending desire to learn more!  LIFE of Tampa welcomes everyone, of all races, ethnicities, religions, family compositions, sexual orientations, learning styles, lifestyles, abilities and disabilities, and asks only that rules of civility, kindness and compassion be honored by all, for all. (Hillsborough, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Manatee)

Love2Learn Home Education

Love2Learn Home Education is a small, democratic group of homeschoolers in Seminole and eastern Orange counties. They offer co-ops, field trips, and holiday celebrations. This is a secular group and they respect the rights of their members to practice whatever religious beliefs (or none) that they desire. (OrangeSeminole)

Marion County Home Educators

Marion County Home Educators     (352) 307-1148, 307-4074, (Marion, Lake)

Miami Dade County Homeschool Support Group

The Miami Dade County Homeschool Support Group is a support group for all homeschooling parents & students of Miami Dade County. ( HABLAMOS ESPANOL ) You can find them on Facebook. (Dade)

Nature Coast LIFE

Nature Coast LIFE is an inclusive homeschooling group for Hernando, Pasco, and Citrus County, Florida (Nature Coast).  All are welcome regardless of race, religion (or lack of), lifestyle, or educational philosophy. (CitrusHernandoPasco)

New Tampa Secular Homeschoolers

New Tampa Secular Homeschoolers was formed so that homeschoolers in the area could find other like-minded folks without fear of being judged for their religious choices or lifestyle choices. They are an open-minded homeschool group for the New Tampa and East Pasco Florida area. Are you tired of wading through all the religious rhetoric and intolerance when it comes to homeschooling your kids? Do you just want a place to come together with other people like yourself who are homeschooling for non-religious reasons? If you answered yes, then we are the group for you! (Hillsborough, Pasco)

Ocala Homeschooling

Ocala Homeschooling is for all homeschooling families (K-12) who live in Ocala, Florida and the surrounding areas. They welcome all homeschoolers, regardless of homeschooling method or religion (or lack of one) and they strive to be an inclusive group. (Marion)

Orlando Home Educators

A Homeschool group in Central Florida, Orlando Home Educators meets & plans group activities in the Greater Orlando area. Although older siblings are always welcome, most of the children are elementary age & younger, and thus so is the focus of their activities. (Orange)

Orlando Liberal Homeschoolers

Orlando Liberal Homeschoolers is a secular homeschool support group for families with liberal political values; they believe in equality for all, regardless of race, gender, religion or sexual orientation. If you have had difficulty finding a homeschool support group that would accept you the way you are because you can’t honestly comply with their “statement of faith” requirements, they can offer your children the opportunities to fulfill their social needs in a diverse group that accepts them as they are. (Orange, Seminole)


PACE is friendly, caring christian home school support group in the central Florida area.  There is no fee to join, and you can be a member of other groups, also. You will find this group on Yahoo! Groups. (Volusia, Lake, Flagler, Seminole, Orange)

Lighthouse Homeschoolers

Lighthouse Homeschoolers, Inc., is a Florida Not-for-Profit Corporation based in Lakeland, Florida. It operates as a cooperative group of homeschooling parents and children and provides support to interested homeschoolers throughout Polk County. They are Christian-based but not Christian-exclusive. (Polk)

Loving Instructed Family Education of Madison County

Loving Instructed Family Education of Madison Co.:            (850) 971-9900      , (Madison, Lafayette, Hamilton)

Martin County Homeschoolers

Martin County Homeschoolers is a secular group for homeschoolers in Martin County, Florida (including the towns of Stuart, Sewall’s Point, Palm City and Jupiter) who wish to get together for outings and other social functions. They look forward to meeting other fun-loving, accepting, and open-minded homeschoolers and unschoolers in the area! (Martin)

Mid-Florida Homeschoolers

Mid-Florida Homeschoolers is a support group for parents of homeschooled children in the Orlando-area. They accept all residents who currently homeschool, or are considering homeschooling, regardless of religious persuasion or beliefs.  They offer weekly park dates, co-ops, field trips, and more! (Orange)

Near Him Home Educators

NearHim Home Educators is a Christian homeschool support group which exists to support and encourage families whom God has called to the task of teaching their children at home. It is the desire of NHE to be a model of Christ’s love and to serve the families of both NHE and the greater homeschooling community. (Seminole)

North Florida Homeschool

North Florida Homeschool is a new group of homeschooling parents in North Central, Florida. This group offers friendship; support and encouragement; and buying and selling of curricula. They welcome ALL homeschoolers regardless of other affiliation. Membership is free. (Gadsden, Leon, Wakulla, Jefferson, Madison, Taylor, Hamilton, Suwannee, Lafayette, Dixie, Columbia, Union, Bradford, Gilchrist, Alachua, Levy)

Orlando Area Unschoolers

Are you unschooling in the Orlandoarea?? If so, then Orlando Area Unschoolers is the group for you!  This group offers an online support and REAL LIFE events so our children will have the opportunity to make friends within the group. (Orange)

Orlando Liberal Homeschoolers

Orlando Liberal Homeschoolers is a secular homeschool support group for families with liberal political values. They believe in equality for all, regardless of race, gender, religion or sexual orientation. If you have had difficulty finding a homeschool support group that would accept you the way you are because you can’t honestly comply with their “statement of faith” requirements, they can offer your children the opportunities to fulfill their social needs in a diverse group that accepts them as they are.   They  provide group educational opportunties, park playdates,  field trips and friendship. (Orange)

PACE Flagler

PACE Flagler is a non-legalistic Christian support group serving Flagler county. They also have a volusia county branch – PACE Home. They offer field trips, FPEA membership, holiday events, co-ops, and more. They are looking for families whose desire it is to nuture their children from the heart. (Flagler)

Palm Beach County Homeschooling Cooperative

Palm Beach County Homeschooling Cooperative is a cooperative support group for home educators with children ages 3-15. (Palm Beach)

Palm Beach Homeschool Moms

Palm Beach Homeschool Moms is an active, inclusive and social support group for homeschooling mothers of school-age children. All members are encouraged to plan and participate in many fun and enriching activities including playdates, field trips, study sessions and more. Form friendships and share your homeschool experience. Share advice, support and information about homeschooling in and around Palm Beach County, Florida. New members are always welcome to join. (Palm Beach)

Parents Educating on the Treasure Coast

Whether you are new to homeschooling, considering the possibility or already homeschooling but new to the TreasureCoast, Parents Educating on the Treasure Coast (Parents ETC) is a support group with programs to help you on your journey. Parents ETC is a non-partisan, non-sectarian, volunteer-led support group providing resources for educational activities, communication, encouragement, fellowship, and information to homeschool families and to establish a support network for Home Education Leaders of the Treasure Coast. (St. Lucie)

Parkland Homeschool Group

A cooperative group of home educating families. Parkland offers support and assistance to families who are primarily responsible for the education of their children. This support group consists of home educating parents joining together for the common purpose of sharing their talents, resources and time in order to enhance and enrich the educational experiences of their children. (Orange)

Pensacola Learning is Freedom Everyday (LIFE)

Pensacola L.I.F.E. (Learning in Freedom Everyday) Homeschool Support Group is an inclusive homeschool support group dedicated to providing support for all homeschoolers in Pensacola and the surrounding areas whatever your homeschooling style, reasons or religious beliefs are. Their yahoo group is informational for all homeschoolers in this area and all are welcome to join and add information to the calendar about events of interest to families. You can also use this list to talk with people about the different groups that are in the area. (Escambia)

Pinellas Parent Educators Association

Pinellas Parent Educators Association is a group of volunteer veteran homeschool moms and dads who find fulfillment in giving back what has been given to us… support, education, information, encouragement and inspiration. You CAN do this and you’re not alone. With the PPEA you have a support group of approximately 300 homeschooling families standing with you. (Pinellas)

Riverbend Home Educators

Riverbend Home Educators equips home educators in the Calhoun & Liberty County area through learning opportunities, encouragement, fellowship, and guidance. They offer field trips, monthly park days, parents night out, and quarterly parent planning sessions where all of the parents, Moms and Dads, are encouraged to attend. (CalhounLiberty)

Santa Fe Christian Homeschool Co-Op

Santa FeChristian Homeschool Co-Op:             (352) 472-0018      , (Alachua, Gilchrist, Columbia)

Secular Learning at Home in Lake County Florida

Secular Learning at Home in Lake County Florida is a Secular homeschooling support group in the Lake County area of Florida. Their goal is to create a place where all Homeschoolers, regardless of faith (or lack of), race, family status, or any other thing that can get into the way of support, can go to and feel as though they belong. (Lake)

Society of Parents Lending All-inclusive Support for Homeschoolers

The Society of Parents Lending All-inclusive Support for Homeschoolers in Florida (SPLASH) is a society of homeschooling parents endeavoring to promote home education in the community. Their purpose is to lend support to these families in their efforts to educate their children through field trips, special events, clubs, encouragement, and various other opportunities regardless of race, culture, religion, lifestyle or individual teaching methods. (Broward)

South Florida Homeschool Key Club

The South Florida Homeschool Key Club is a service/social club for homeschoolers and full time Virtual students. They are a teen-run group and the second homeschool chapter of Key Club in the world. This club has done everything from walk-a-thons to face painting, and they work with the South Florida community and Homeschool community. (Broward)

Parents Educating Children

Parents Educating Children (PEC) is a group of parents and friends who started meeting in 1982. They began with just 3 families; their membership is now over 350 families. PEC has become more organized over the years, but their goal remains the same—to encourage each other as we home educate our children. The organization of the group has been kept simple. An administrative board is appointed and shares organizational duties with the support group leaders. Many members are involved in the various activities; threy hope you’ll volunteer some of your time to PEC. (Palm Beach)

Parents’ Association for Teaching at Home

Parents’ Association for Teaching at Home (P.A.T.H.) is a support group for families who have decided to educate their children at home. Their goal is to inform, support, encourage, and motivate one another in our endeavor to homeschool. P.A.T.H. Inc. is a non-profit organization which is run by a body of volunteers. All homeschoolers in Miami-Dade County are welcome to join PATH, regardless of creed, curriculum, or grade level. (Dade)

Pasco Christian Homeschool Association

The Pasco Christian Homeschool Association is a nondenominational Christian support group for homeschooling families in the area. They join together for educational support, spiritual support and fellowship.This Association has a decidedly Christian emphasis and all activities and meetings are conducted with the New Testament emphasis. Any group sponsored by their Association is conducted in a Christian manner as well. (Pasco, Hernando, Pinellas)

Pensacola Secular Homeschoolers

Pensacola Secular Homeschoolers is an inclusive, eclectic group aimed at supporting the unschooling and homeschooling family. All are welcome regardless of religious beliefs, family design or homeschool style, but keep in mind that the culture of this group is relaxed/eclectic or unschooling in nature.  (Escambia)

Pompano Christian Homeschoolers

Pompano Christian Homeschoolers (PCH) is a volunteer support group for homeschool families. In an effort to fulfill the Gods church mission to Reach and Nurture All People for Jesus Christ, the Pompano Christian Homeschoolers purpose is to reach out to all home schooling families and to nurture them in their effort to educate their children at home.  Pompano Christian Homeschoolers meets monthly to pray for and to encourage one another, share methods, curriculum, and ideas and to plan group events and field trips. (Broward)

Sacred Heart of Jesus Home Educators

The primary purpose as members of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Home Educators support group is to offer encouragement to one another, both spiritually and academically, through various gatherings designed to strengthen each family’s commitment to authentic Catholic home education. (Orange, Seminole, Osceola, Lake)

Santa Fe Homeschoolers

Santa FeHomeschoolers:(352) 629-5751      , (Alachua, Marion)

Seminole Learning Community

Seminole Learning Community is a group for homeschooling families IN or NEAR Seminole County, Florida. Group interests include weekly co-ops, group events and activities such as park days, craft days and field trips. This group is open to families from all faiths and walks of life. All styles of homeschooling are welcome. All ages are welcome. This group is run by its members with some guidance from moderators so be prepared to jump right in! (Seminole)

South Broward Homeschool Group

The South Broward Homeschool Group is a completely inclusive support group of families that have chosen to educate their children at home. South Broward Homeschool Group supports all homeschool families without regard to teaching style, race, religion, or family orientation. Their goal is to provide a friendly, positive and open support group and believe that an open, non-judgemental and positive attitude is one of the most important things we can provide to our families. The group offers an online discussion list, experienced support, field trips and more. (Broward)

South Lake Home Educators

South Lake Home Educators (SLHE) is a support group located in Clermont, Florida.  The group is administered by a board of directors and volunteer coordinators. All members are required to sign and uphold the SLHE Policies and Procedures and Expected Conduct. SLHE offers numerous activities for grades Pre-K-12. Attendance is not required, so families can participate as they choose.  Activities are organized on a volunteer basis by members. Each family is asked to participate by helping with, planning or coordinating at least one event per year. (Lake)

South Orlando Homeschoolers

South Orlando Homeschoolers is a group that offers functions in the South Orlando and Kissimee area. They have kids ranging from ages 1-15 and offer classes, field trips, clubs, testing resources and homeschool guidance. This is a Christian group so they require a statement of faith and a commitment to either the HSLDA or the FPEA.  (Orange, Osceola)

St. Pete Cooperative Homeschoolers

The St. Pete Cooperative Homeschoolers is a secular, open-minded community of homeschooling families in the Tampa Bay area. They strive for tolerance, respect, and friendship for our children and ourselves. They are supportive of attachment parenting and natural family living, and welcome families of all faiths and cultures. (Pinellas)

Suncoast Unschoolers

Suncoast Unschoolers‘ goal is to create a community of like-minded families in the Sarasota and Bradenton area for support, discussions, and get-togethers. This is a social group for families who are currently unschooling or moving toward unschooling. Discussions about the joys and challenges of unschooling are welcome, as is information about interesting events. Debates about the merits of unschooling (or curricula) and hard-hitting discussions about what is and what is not unschooling are best left to other lists. (Sarasota, Manatee)

Tallahassee Christian Homeschoolers Forum

Tallahassee Christian Homeschoolers Forum (TCHF) is a venue for discussing ideas, issues, and convictions as well as a vehicle for sharing information, prayer requests, praise reports, items for sale or trade, etc. TCHF has been formed to meet needs of Christian homeschoolers from Marianna to Madison; Bainbridge, GA to the Gulf Coast of FL. (Leon, Wakulla, Gadsden, Jefferson, Madison)

Tampa Area Homeschooled Teens

Tampa Area Homeschooled Teens (TAHT) is an inclusive group open to the families of homeschoolers age 10 and up in the Tampa Bay area of Florida. Currently, their group is especially intersted in the transition to college from a home education program. We welcome membership from the homeschooling community without regard to religion, race, sexual orientation or ethnicity. (Pinellas, Hillsborough, Pasco, Polk, Manatee)

The Examined Life

The Examined Life is a secular homeschool group in the South Miami-Dade area. Their goal is to prepare our children to attend the best universities anywhere in the world. They may or may not choose to go, but they will have that choice. They meet for play dates, study dates, field trips and other social activities. (Dade)

The Homeschooler’s Friend

The Homeschooler’s Friend (THF) is a non-profit, membership driven organization and cooperative dedicated to the home education of our children. They are committed to providing support and encouragement to one another and to participate in activities that will enrich the lives of our children and families. This group models the following definition of a cooperative: persons united voluntarily to meet their needs and aspirations with the common purpose of educating their children. (Bay)

Unschooling in the Palm Beaches

Unschooling in the Palm Beaches is for unschooling families. Unschoolers do not follow ANY curriculum, therefore this is not the place to discuss curriculum! Respectful people of all backgrounds and faiths are welcome. (Palm Beach)

Vine Ripe Kids

Vine Ripe Kids is a homeschooling group providing local support to families in East Orlando and surrounding areas, seeking to glorify our Lord by utilizing God given talents, offering… faith based encouragement, support in marriage and parenting, educational training for parents teaching at home, a variety of hands-on opportunities for service within our group and community, and many family and student opportunities to enhance the education process, including, but not limited to, field trips, cultural events, and educational clubs, classes, group wide and community events. (Orange)

Volusia/Seminole Homeschoolers

Volusia/Seminole Homeschoolers is a secular homeschool group for those living in the West Volusia/Seminole area. Homeschoolers living in other areas are welcome to join as long as they are willing to make the drive to participate. Volusia Homeschoolers will provide park days, field trips, classes and activities. This group is for those looking to be a active participant in the group, no lurkers! Must be willing to participate at least once a month. (Volusia, Seminole)

Southwest Florida Homeschooling Families

Southwest Florida Homeschooling Families welcomes all homeschooling families, regardless of religious beliefs, educational philosophy, or curriculum method.  They have founded this group in the hopes that homeschooling families in SW Florida will feel welcome and encouraged by our support. They are not a leadership-based group run by rigid bylaws. They  are all volunteers. (Collier, Lee)

Suncoast Homeschoolers

Suncoast Homeschoolers is an all inclusive group of homeschoolers in the SW Florida area. They have families from Punta Gorda to Bradenton. (CharlotteManateeSarasota)

Support Homeschool Activities Reaching Everyone (SHARE)

Support Homeschool Activities Reaching Everyone (SHARE Bradenton) is an organization for support, educational field trips, and socialization of homeschool students and their families. They uphold Christian morals and values and are open to ALL homeschool families regardless of covering, reason for homeschooling, and religious or political affiliations. (ManateeSarasota)

Tallahassee Homeschool Group

Tallahassee Homeschool Group             (850) 878-4828      , (Leon, Gadsden, Jefferson, Wakulla)

Tampa Homeschoolers Instructing & Nurturing Kids

Tampa Homeschoolers Instructing & Nurturing Kids (THINK) is an inclusive group, open to all homeschooling families. They provide fun learning opportunities for homeschool students and families. By becoming a member of this group you will have access to their private website and be able to participate in their forum, sign up for field trips, community service projects, educational events, and have access to a wealth of information. THINK also offers classes (called THINK Days) taught by homeschooling parents and professional educators. (Hillsborough, Pasco, Pinellas)

The Homeschool Link

The Homeschool Link is a relaxed, member-led support group offering a FREE monthly “Introduction to Homeschooling” seminar the first Tuesday of each month at Ballard Park, 12:30pm. The Link offers an open, respectful environment for all teaching and learning styles as well as all faiths that use the Bible, (Catholic, Jehovah’s Witness, Jewish, LDS, Protestant, Quaker, etc) and is always open to others. (Brevard)

Trinity Area Homeschoolers of Florida

Trinity Area Homeschoolers of Florida is a group for all ages of homeschoolers in the Trinity and surrounding areas. Meet new homeschoolers in the area! Many of their members currently attend Discovery Days, Starkey Park, Homeschoolers in Pasco (HIP), the New Port Richey Aquatic Center and other places throughout the week. This is an all-inclusive group. Anyone living in the Trinity, New Port Richey, Holiday, Odessa, Land O’ Lakes or surrounding areas may join. (Pasco)

Victorious Home School Group

Victorious Home School Group provides support and encouragement for new and experienced home school parents by lifting one another up through word, deed, and prayer. They provide an atmosphere where parents can talk freely to one another and share information, experience, and expertise.They have a close network of families that can share fun and educational experiences through park days, field trips, and enrichment activities. (Pasco, Hernando, Hillsborough)

Volusia Teens

Volusia Teens is for homeschooled teenagers ages 11 and up. The activities and field trips will be geared towards this age group. This group is in addition to Volusia Homeschoolers, which will remain the main group for general information.

Waldorf Weston

Waldorf Weston is a group for homeschoolers and families living in Weston, Florida or surrounding areas of South Florida. They welcome members who are inspired by Waldorf living and education, natural living, delayed academics, rhythm in the home, and attachment parenting. They do not require members to be Waldorf purists and certainly welcome any members who wish to join them in discovering Waldorf at home, in parenting and schooling our children and it’s application in South Florida. (Broward)

West Florida Home Education Support League

West Florida Home Education Support League (WFHESL) serves home educating families in the Northwest corner of Florida, including Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties. They feature Member Meetings throughout the Pensacola area, as well as smaller Cell Group Meetings and activities throughout the two counties. WFHESL is a Christ-centered, family oriented, volunteer organization established by homeschooling fathers and mothers desiring to help, support, and encourage homeschoolers in Northwest Florida, according to Biblical principles. (Escambia, Santa Rosa)

West Orange Social Club of Homeschoolers

The West Orange Social Club of Homeschoolers gathers for fun, educational activities, as well as social and recreational time together.  They are a diverse and secular group of homeschoolers who meet in the West Orange County area. ALL AGES ARE WELCOME! This area is convenient to Winter Garden, Ocoee, West Orlando, South Apopka, Windermere, Metrowest, Clermont, Gotha, and the Oakland areas.  This group is structured to allow families to spend time together and form lasting bonds and friendships. There is no membership fee. (Orange, Lake)

West Orange Home Educators Association

West Orange Home Educators Association is an average size group of Christ-filled families who gives and receives support on a regular basis. They understand that it is through the grace of God that we are able to educate our children in our own homes, giving them the tools to become successful Christian adults. (Orange)

Westchase Homeschool Group

Westchase Homeschool Group is a small Yahoo group of homeschooling  families located in Westchase, Florida. (Hillsborough)



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