Texas Support Groups


This Texas homeschool support groups listing was compiled by Home Education Magazine, with the assistance of the listed groups, to support homeschooling families in their communities.

AAH Austin Area Homeschoolers


AAH Newcomer’s Guide


Austin Well-Trained Mind/Charlotte Mason, Austin, TX, http://groups.yahoo.com/group/AustinWellTrainedMind/

Bastrop County Homeschoolers


Christian Home Educators Family Support and Encouragement, PO Box 1515, Greenville, TX 75402-1515, raerae9999 at hotmail dot com or tjbaseballmom at gmail dotcom, http://www.CHEFSupport.org

Christian Home Educators of The Colony (CHEC), P.O. Box 561027, The Colony, TX, 75056, www.freewebs.com/checgroup, checgroup-at-sbcglobal.net

Christian Learning in Family Education (C-LiFE), Vicki Frazier, Chairperson, TX, clifehome-at-myfamily.com

DFWSaFE-School Free Education Zone, Leslie Harris, TX, quister1789-at-yahoo.com, http://groups.yahoo.com/group/DFWSaFE/

Eta Sigma Alpha National Home School Honor Society – national, various Texas chapters http://www.etasigmaalpha.com/

Families Investing in Christian Home Education (F.I.C.H.E.)Lubbock, TX 79403, 806.766.6790, FICHEWT-at-yahoo.com

Fort Worth Homeschool Group(FWHomeschoolGroup)Melissa Wright,Group Owner, Fort Worth, TX 76140, Melissa_wrght-at-yahoo.com

FREE-Houston Unschoolers, Houston


Greater Austin Homeschool Activities 0-9 group


HCentralSA.org, Pat Valdez, 121 Sharer St., San Antonio, TX 78208-1937, 210-224-8729, hcentralsa-at-satx.rr.com, http://www.hcentralsa.org

Heart of Texas Home Educators (HOTHE), Teri Smith, President, 5525 Hughdy Rd., Blanket, TX 76432, 325-748-2902, terintodd-at-aol.com

Homeschoolers East, East of Dallas proper, TX, New Membership Coordinator, hse_nmc-at-yahoo.com, www.homeschoolerseast.com

Homeschoolers EXCEL(EXplore, Create and Enjoy Learning), Dallas, TX, webmaster-at-homeschoolersexcel.com, http://www.homeschoolersexcel.com

Homeschooling Friends of Fort Worth


Homeschool Victoria (HSV) Rebecca Atherton, founder, Victoria and surrounding area, TX, 361-573-7741, Rebeccawow-at-sbcglobal.net, http://www.homeschoolvictoriatx.com

Listserv: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/HomeschoolVictoria

Highland Lake Area Homeschoolers, Rt 1 Box 239, Burnet, TX 78611; Melissa Tolliver, 512-756-2982; tolliver-at-tstar.net

Holy Family Homeschoolers (HFH), Cathy Sherwood, List Moderator,PO Box 9731, Austin, TX, 78766-9731, 512-342-2496, hsmom512-at-gmail.com, hfhlist-subscribe-at-yahoogroups.com

HAEA Houston Alternative Education Alliance, Houston


HEART of Texas Home Educators Alliance for Resources and Training

Greater DFW area http://www.heartoftex.org/

Irving Homeschoolers http://www.irvinghomeschoolers.com/

Learning In Freedom Every-day (L.I.F.E) Traci F.,Group Facilitator, TX, lifehsgroup-owner-at-yahoogroups.com, http://groups.yahoo.com/group/lifehsgroup/

Lets Homeschool Irving, Frances Cardoza, Group founder, Irving, TX 75062, bluegem676-at-aol.com

Lubbock Homeschool News Website, Lubbock, TX www.lubbockhomeschoolnews.com

Matthew Road Home School Group, Kristi, Grand Prairie, TX, bloedow-at-yahoo.com, http://groups.yahoo.com/group/MRHSG/

Metrocrest Home School Support Group, (MHSSG),Mark Syptak-President;Nathan Dickerson-Vice President; Nick Howard- Treasurer; Ken McCartney-Secretary, 1842 Paxton Drive, Carrollton, TX 75007(serving N.W.Dallasand S.E. Denton Counties, Contact Mark Syptak at 972-245-4190; HOMESCHL-at-GTE.NET

New Beginnings. Education and Support For New Homeschooling Parents through their various locations in Texas http://www.new-bintexas.webs.com/

North Houston Charlotte Mason Support Group (NHCM),June Butchee, Moderator, 107 E. Pathfinders, Spring, TX, 77381-3002,281-298-1639, junebutchee-at-yahoo.com, http://sites.google.com/site/northhoustoncharlottemason/

North Texas Home Educators’ Network, 801 E. Main St., Suite G, Allen, TX 75002, 214-495-9600; info-at-nthen.org, http://www.nthen.org

North Texas Natural Learners(NTNL), Aimee Tullos, list owner-moderator, Denton, TX, NorthTexasNaturalLearners-owner-at-yahoogroups.com, http://groups.yahoo.com/group/NorthTexasNaturalLearners/ , Jim Sydnor, list owner-moderator

PALS – Parenting, Academics and Leadership Support, Nikie Brown


Kingwood, Humble, Spring and The Woodlands, Texas.


Plano Area Family Unschoolers Network, (PlanoFUN), Nichole Fausey, co-owner, Plano, TX, ms_fausey-at-yahoo.com, http://groups.yahoo.com/group/PlanoFUN/

Plano Educational Assoc. of Christian Homeschool (PEACH)Lisa Kirkwood, Communications Director, PO Box 260565 Plano, TX 75026, info-at-peachonline.org, http://www.peachonline.org/ Listserv: http://www.peachonline.org/about_benefits.htm Laws: http://www.peachonline.org/resources_law.htm

RuralUnschoolers, Kay, TX, anoletx-at-gmail.com, http://groups.yahoo.com/group/ruralunschoolers

SAIL – Collin County Homeschoolers Sharing Adventures In Learning (McKinney)


San Antonio Christian Homeschoolers, (S.A.C.H.) Angel Rodriguez, Director, 5918 Jerome Rd., San Antonio, TX 78227-2137, Phone: 210-673-6625, Fax: 210-673-6625, Info-at-sachristianhomeschoolers.com, http://www.SAChristianHomeschoolers.com

San Antonio Home Education (HomeEdSA), Michelle Kretzschmar, Webmaster, 12307 Hart Ranch, San Antonio, TX 78249, contact-at-homeedsa.com, www.homeedsa.com

San Antonio Home Education Resources and Education (SA-HERO), Michelle Kretzschmar, President, San Antonio, TX, phone: 210-587-2407, fax: 210-587-2407, contact-at-sahero.org, www.sahero.org

Sci-Tech Homeschool Co-op (Sci-Tech) Monica Holman, Founding Member, Waxahachie, TX, http://sites.google.com/site/scitechcoop/Home

Secular Homeschoolers of Houston http://groups.yahoo.com/group/SecularHomeschoolersofHouston/


Smoothing The Way (STW), Melody Gillum, Information Contact, P.O. Box 394, Austin, TX 78662, 512-639-9341, info-at-smoothingtheway.com, www.smoothingtheway.com

Southwest Homeschooling Network (SHN) Rachel Lozano, President, P. O. Box 972992, El Paso, TX 79997-2992, 915-629-0311, SHN_MEMBERS-at-YAHOO.COM, http://www.elpasohomeschool.com

Tarrant Home Education Association, (THEA), PMB 109, 6080 S. Hulen Dr, Ste. 360-109, Fort Worth, TX 76132, http://www.theaonline.org/

TAP/TAL – Teens at Play/Teens Always Learning – (Teens – Houston)


Texas Advocates for Freedom in Education, (TAFFIE); Susan Frederick owner/webmaster, TX, sjf-at-jsoft-com, http://www.jsoft.com/archive/taffie/

Texarkana Educators Association of Christian Homeschoolers (TEACH), Valerie Neal, Accademics Activities Coordinator, TX, Mmlshomeschool-at-yahoo.com, www.homeschool-life.com/tx/teach

Texas Home Educators, http://www.texashomeeducators.com/

Texas Rural Unschoolers, (TRU),Kay, TX, anoletx-at-gmail.com

Texas Unschoolers, Nichole Fausey, TX, Contact-at-TexasUnschoolers.com

The funhomeschool group (funhomeschool) Pat Crawford, President College Station, TX, http://groups.yahoo.com/group/funhomeschool/

Unschooling Community of Austin (UC Austin),Christi Sanchez, Owner/moderator, Austin, TX, ucaustin-at-yahoogroups.com

Whole Alternative Kommunity Education (WAKE), Rikki Kuykendall, Secretary, TX,


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