Make contact with other homeschoolers in your area. They are your best source of accurate information, advice, and support. Your children will develop friendships and so will you! Being able to find other children with similar interests will really help your child - and you won't be limited to only "age-mates."
Find out more about reaching other homeschoolers in your state by looking at NHEN's States At A Glance page.
What's a Support Group Anyway?
"Homeschool support groups, like clouds, take many shapes and forms, each group changing to meet the needs of its members." Learn about homeschooling support groups, how to find one and how to maximize your enjoyment of it.
I Sought, I Found, I Joined; Now What?
You did it! You made the decision to homeschool, and you found other homeschoolers to help enrich your homeschooling experience. Great! But, for some reason, you still feel like you're always on the periphery of the group. This article helps you figure out how to get the support you came for.
Thinking of Attending a Homeschool Conference?
This article offers the voices of many different homeschoolers explaining what they have found to be the most enjoyable and useful aspects of conference attendance.
Why Go to a Homeschool Conference?
Who needs conferences? Why bother? What good are they anyway? These and many other questions are answered in this article which describes some of the wonderful benefits of attending a homeschooling conference.