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

Lego Club

After the huge success of BBC2’s Lego Masters, since the beginning of 2019 some young people have been taking up the challenge and creating their own masterpieces. Meeting in a local library on the Woodstock Road, the group meet once a fortnight and follow themes to inspire ideas. The group have been working on the theme of Space for a few months and - at the end of April and following their ideas - will be moving on to creations/ projects on the theme of Lord of the Rings/ Harry Potter/ Game...

Cookery Club

Recently, some young people have got together to demonstrate their skills in the kitchen, and what skills they have…. parents, time to hand the oven mitts and dishtowels! They have been working with Barbara, the Health and Lifestyle facilitator from the Health Improvement Team at the Belfast Trust who, as part of ‘Let’s Get Cooking’ programme, works to provide people with opportunities to develop their cooking skills. The young people choose and create their own low cost, healthy lunches,...