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

Visit to Ulster Flying Club - by Myles Taylor

Visit to Ulster Flying Club- children with plane
On 11th May 2017 we visited the Ulster Flying Club in Newtownards.  First Rodney showed us the Fire and Rescue pickup truck. The size of an airport dictates the size of the rescue squad. We saw the fire equipment. It was very interesting to see the aerator on the end of the hose’s nozzle which makes the white foam. 

The Election is on the way

Home education visit to Stormont
As we've all seen on the news the election is on the way and our politicians are gearing up to talk to us about what we care about.   We are working now with the Education Authority to produce guidance on home education which we hope will be both legally accurate and constructive, but there is always the possibility that we may need the support of politicians - individually or as a community - one day in the future. It is always worth educating and informing our MLAs about home education,...

Events

Fermanagh HE (Bananas Adventure Park, Derry ) 25/05/2017 - 11:00
Somewhere warm and dry to meet on a Thursday for the kids to play. (Indoor climbing frames and soft...
NSKA Drama Club performing
HEdNI, Kids In Control (Old Museum, Belfast) 29/05/2017 - 12:00
Weekly workshops for young people aged 11 - 16 who are home educated.Physical theatre workshop...
HEdNI (Templemore Sports Complex, Derry) 31/05/2017 - 01:15
10 more places available on this confirmed course, booking essential.  Currently £31.65 per...
NSKA Drama Club performing
HEdNI, Kids In Control (Old Museum, Belfast) 05/06/2017 - 12:00
Weekly workshops for young people aged 11 - 16 who are home educated.Physical theatre workshop...
HEdNI (Templemore Sports Complex, Derry) 07/06/2017 - 01:15
10 more places available on this confirmed course, booking essential.  Currently £31.65 per...