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

Recycling Centre Visit

The Children and Parwnts who visited the centre
Today we went on a visit to the recycling center in Lurgan.  After we had all put on our hi-vis vests and had a quick safety briefing we were shown around all the different sections for various household waste. They told us what some of them are recycled into and a bit about the sheer volume of some waste they receive.  Did you know that baked bean tins are used to make railway lines??? Or that broken washing machines could be made into stylish lamps? Or that old used cooking oil is...

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...