Welcome to the HEdNI website.

This is your window to the wealth of information, fun, and support available from the network of home educating families in Northern Ireland.

HEdNI is an inclusive group, welcoming those of all backgrounds, religious beliefs, races and cultures. We do not promote any one method of home-educating; rather we support the right of all families to choose for themselves what suits them best.

Latest News

Snow Tubing

Safety briefing
A thrilling time was had by all on the ski slopes in Craigavon today, despite driving through fog to the venue we found sunshine waiting for us when we arrived! After our safety briefing the kids trudged up and skimmed down the slope over and over again. We followed the excitement with a picnic, a play and a thorough investigation of the maze at Tanaghmore Gardens. Events like this, as well as being exciting and novel (and great exercise!), are opportunities to make social connections, support...

A visit to Streamvale Farm

Barrelling along in the distance  - children being towed by the tractor
Streamvale Farm kindly accommodated our home education group this week. It certainly lived up to its great reputation.  A large group of us were first taken to the petting area were we fed rabbits cabbage and petted the really well looked after animals.  We then went on to hold the baby rabbits in straw filled open baskets, the children found this part especially exciting.  After a play around in one of their many designated play areas the children went on go carts, played with...