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

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,...

The Soyuz Space Capsule - Ulster Transport Museum

In April, a large group of young people took part in a visit to the Transport Museum to see the Soyuz Space Capsule used by Tim Peake in his descent to Earth. Their visit included a workshop on rocket-making – the aim to get them to stick to the Museum ceiling (well, our young people didn’t need any encouragement there!) – a Virtual Reality experience of inside the Space capsule, and a visit to the rest of the Transport Museum.