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)
Florida Homeschool Support Groups
Below is an alphabetical list of homeschool support groups throughout Florida. If you would like to narrow your search to groups in your area, please enter your county in the search box. If you would like to add your group to our list, you will need to send us your information. To have your group information changed or removed, please contact us.
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 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 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 Home Educators of Southwest Florida (CHESF) is a Christ-centered homeschool support group that encourages and equips homeschooling families in the Southwest Florida area. CHESF has monthly meetings, an annual used curriculum sale, and a Mom's Night Out. Field trips and other activities are planned by parents.
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)
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. (Escambia, Santa Rosa)
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)
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)
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)