Home education groups in Wales
There are many home education groups in Wales:
Ok, bare with me, upon looking at this, I have some updating and adding to do because there is so much more available now and some of these are no longer running. This will be updated ASAP! 🙂
New foundations home education
South Wales valleys – Registered charity.
Also offer drop in service for those who need advice and support.
For more details, go to: www.newfoundationshe.com or contact Jayne Palmer on: 07913 9555 83.
Pontypridd Home education community
Meet each Wednesday from 12.30-3pm
Caerphilly Borough home education
This is a home education group for families in and around the Caerphilly Borough. They meet at random places around Caerphilly, best to join group for regular updates.
Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1576329652568811/
This group offers bushcraft and outdoor play, best contact and join Facebook group for regular meet up destinations and activities.
Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/742872613077623
Penarth home education group
A Home Education group based in Penarth for families who Home Educate their children. Informal outdoor social meet-ups and gatherings for like-minded people, giving children an environment to play and make new friends.
Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/424369685418805
Mountain Movers education
Mountain Movers is a grassroots community charity, run entirely by volunteers from the home education community. Our aims are to enable, empower, include and respect families that choose to educate their children themselves, outside of the school system.
We offer support to all home educating families, particularly those whose children/child have additional learning needs/disabilities.
Mountain Movers is a community with real inclusion at its heart.
Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/mountainmoverseducationvale/
History home ed
Facebook group for sharing history resources for home education. Predominantly UK based.
This group caters to a wide age range, so we would always recommend parents consider suitability of resources for their particular child.
Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/407075182724962/
Homeschool group – Brackla Skatepark
Brackla Skatepark, Highfields, Brackla, Bridgend, CF31 2PD
For future dates and booking: https://bookwhen.com/skateboardacademyuk/
Children need to be outdoors and learning from nature. Becoming ocean literate citizens with the knowledge and opportunity to conserve our blue planet for future generations.
To book on the latest beach academy: https://www.beachacademywales.com/
Techniquest provides opportunities for home educators to visit Techniquest during term time.
Click the link for future availability:
Home education SE Wales
A group to help home ed families with children with SEN/ALN in the South East Wales area and around to connect with each other, share information and arrange activities, trips etc. Formal diagnosis not necessary.
Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/580764165817392
Abergavenny home education group
Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/613614568688594
Archery for home ed South Wales
The idea of this group is to gather together children in Home Education interested in archery.
Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/906908096548430/
Forest farm home education group
We are a Home Ed group that regularly meet up at forest farm for ranger lead activities (pond dipping/bug hunting/foraging etc). Children are all of primary age.
Facebook page to find latest meet up dates/times.
All stars gymnastics club
New home ed free play session at All Stars Gymnastics Club, Taffs Well (between Cardiff and Pontypridd).
Unit 3, Ryan Buildings, Cardiff Rd, Nantgarw, Cardiff CF15 7SR
Wednesdays 10-12 fortnightly, starting 29th September. £4 per child, under 2s go free. Sessions must be booked before arrival. Booking link: here
Home ed Cwmbran meet up group Tweens and teens
A group for HE parents and young people to discuss and arrange activities and meet ups aimed at children aged 11+.
For latest meet ups:
Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/229362870880962/
Fluidity free running academy
Thursdays (term time) 1.30pm-3pm.
Fluidity Free Running Academy
St Catherine’s Park
Splash and fun
Home ed parent and child classes. Sessions are taken from various locations and from different times. Take a look at the schedule for dates, times and venues here.
Gower HE bushcraft group
Join the Facebook group to have regular update of meet ups.
Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/339131166802868