Homeschool Groups: MARYLAND
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Local & State homeschool groups or organizations in MARYLAND


Maryland Disability Law Center
The Walbert Building, Suite 400
1800 North Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone: (410) 727-6352
TDD: (410) 727-6387
Toll Free:(800)233-7201
FAX: (410) 727-6389


Executive Director: Virginia Knowlton

Christian Home Educators Network, Inc. (CHEN)

P.O. Box 2010, Ellicott City, MD 21043
Contact: Donna Jordana
Phone: (410) 744-1031

Frederick Homeschool Community

Local & State homeschool groups or organizations in MARYLAND
An inclusive and diverse homeschool support group whose mission is to provide homeschool enrichment, socialization and support, welcomes homeschoolers from throughout Maryland to join our support group and enjoy our co-op classes, field trips, monthly family events, and more. We are an active and friendly group, offering over 50 field trips, trimester classes, and lots of fun and socialization.


Maryland Association of Christian Home Educators (MACHE)

P.O. Box 417, Clarksburg, MD 20871-0417
Phone: (301) 607-4284

Arundel Homeschool Support Group (AHSG)

A Christian homeschool support ministry providing networking, newsletter, website, email list, member directory, and various events throught the year.

Based in Anne Arundel County, Maryland

Baltimore, Harford, & Cecil County HomeSchoolers (BaHaCeHS)

This group exists to provide a means of communication to offer support, share resources, and present ideas among the homeschooling community in the North East/Central corridor in Maryland. This discussion group is open to all members of the homeschool community, whether you are just considering the homeschooling option or are a veteran homeschooling family.

4327 Federal Hill Road, Street, MD 21154
Contact: Dawn M. Bero
Phone: (410) 557-4227

Christian Home Instructors League of Delmarva (CHILD)

This is a monthly newsletter and Christian group on the eastern shore of MD / Delaware.

Based in Salisbury, MD
Contact: Gene and Joanie Adkins
Phone: (410) 896-3582

Christian Homeschoolers of Upper Marlboro (CHUM)

CHUM is a local Christian support group open to homeschoolers in the vicinity of Upper Marlboro, Maryland. We offer parent-led enrichment classes, field trips, special events,and fellowship and discussion opportunities for parents.

7415 SW Crain Highway, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772

Circle of Friends Homeschool Community

Diverse, tolerant, inclusive, active group that meets regularly for group activities on Wednesday thoughout the year. We also offer small groups for fun activities, fieldtrips, parties, workshops and more. Very organized, supporting to homeschool moms and a fun creative welcoming bunch!

Serving Harford County, MD and surrounding areas along I-95
Contact: Sami Brokus
Phone: (410) 272-5919

Columbia Homeschool Community (CHC)

CHC is a diverse and inclusive support group for homeschooling families in the Baltimore-Washington area. CHC and its members sponsor over 230 activities, field trips, classes, clubs, play groups, parent information and support meetings, and special events annually.

Description: Active, friendly, and diverse homeschool group offering enrichment, socialization and support. Co-op classes, year 'round sports, play groups, field trips, Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, 4H, Field Day, Science Fair, Art Show, drama, Valentine's party, camping, Colonial Encampment, Summer camp, and much, much more!

Requirements:1.Yearly dues 2. Host 1 field trip each year 3. Team service for events

Benefits: Newsletter Monthly support and info meeting, Field Trips, Special event days, Co-op classes, Play groups, Private members' only website, Lots more!

Cost: $35 yearly

8893 Triumphant Court, Walkersville MD 21793
Contact: Danielle Celebre

Conowingo - Rising Sun Christian School (CRSCS)

We are a home school umbrella program serving Maryland.

P.O. Box 36, Conowingo, MD 21918
Phone: (410) 658-3318

Delaware Classical HomeEducators Network

Description: DEClassical Home Educators Network --- This discussion loop is intended as an on-line extension of the classical network group in the northern Delaware, northeastern Maryland, southwestern New Jersey, and southeastern Pennsylvanica area. This group is for those following the classical homeschooling education model, such as described in "The Well Trained Mind" (Jessie Wise and Susan Bauer) or similar method.We are an all-inclusive Classical home educators support group, with members in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersy and Pennsylvania, meeting year-round to chat, discuss goals and educational resources, and to support each other.This group is open to families who are actively home educating children in grades K - 12. We are open to discussing issues of classical education with those who are considering classically homeschooling their children in the future.

Requirements: You will need to introduce yourself to the moderators before being approved for membership. After approval, you will be asked to introduce yourself to the group as well.

Benefits: This is a forum for exchanging information, ideas, upcoming events, opportunities, and resources in support of our common effort to provide a classical education for our children. As a smaller group it will afford us the opportunity to get to know each other.

Cost: none

Northern Delaware, NE Maryland, SW New Jersey and SE Pennsylvania


Educating Our Own (EOO)

An inclusive homeschool support group serving Carroll County and the surrounding areas. Provides activities and support through cooperative effort.

Based in Westminster, Maryland - Carroll County

Contact: Debi Robertson
Phone: (410) 848-3390


Based on the eastern shore of MD, VA and DE. We are a large group of homeschoolers (325+), primarily Christian, but anyone is welcome to join.

Description: This is a group of homeschool families who want to encourage each other and share information, events, curriculum, fieldtrip, ideas and to be in service to Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Anyone is welcome to join,(although most of us are from the Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia area) Come and participate as we pray for one another and help each other to be a Godly homeschooling family.


Requirements: To be a homeschooler. We also have our own Free cycle group called "FAMILIES-FREECYCLE.

Benefits: Because our group is so large with over 300+ families we have been afforded the opportunity to have the larger production companies and resources contact us. This has been a great help in sharing curriculum ideas fieldtrips and information

Cost: None

31011 E. Line Rd
Delmar, MD 21875
Contact: Barbi H. Shirvani
Phone: (410) 896-4127 or 443-735-9786

Homeschool Educators Restoring In Truth A Godly Education (HERITAGE)

Meeting at the Redland Baptist Church on Muncaster Mill Rd. in Derwood, Maryland.

Serving Montgomery County, Maryland


Homeschool Frederick!

Monthly online magazine for homeschoolers in Frederick County, Maryland.

Frederick County, Maryland
Krista Thomas


Description: Homeschooling-Delmarva, Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia homeschool information, events, resources, support, and yahoo news group.

Requirements: No requirements

Benefits: information, events, resources, support, and yahoo news group.

Cost: None

Delmarva , Eastern Shore of Delaware, Maryland, Virginia

Contact: D Turner

Montgomery County Support Group

26824 Howard Chapel Drive, damascus, MD 20872-1247
Phone: (301) 253-5467

Mount Airy Home Educators (MAHE)

Serving Mt. Airy, MD and surrounding area
Contact: Crystal Johnson
Phone: (410) 635-2822
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North County Home Educators (NCHE)

Description: NCHE is a support group for families in Maryland who have an interest in home education. Our meetings are held in Anne Arundel County, but membership is open to everyone. Our members organize "Mom's Night Out," field trips, park days, clubs, and more.

Requirements: We do not charge dues, and there are no special membership requirements. We invite everyone to participate in our activities and ask only that you consider organizing an event or helping with one. The success of our organization depends on the active participation and contribution of all our members.

Benefits: We have a print newsletter, but much of our information is disseminated through our e-mail list.

Cost: None

1688 Bellhaven Woods Ct, Pasadena, MD 21122-3727 Contacts: Nancy Greer or Cynthia Kammann Phone: (410) 437-5109 or 410-850-4280 Email:

Parents As Christian Homeschoolers (PACE)

PACE exists to provide support and offer social and educational activities with a distinctively Christian perspective to homeschooling families in Southern MD. Such activities may include, but are not limited to group classes, special events, parties, sports, support meetings for parents, newsletter publication and field trips.

P.O. Box 860, Waldorf, MD 20604
Contact: Beverly Goodell
Phone: (301) 893-2492

Safe Harbor Church Christian Homeschool Ministry

A christian homeschool support group and co-op. Classes for all grades. Field trips and events for the whole family.

931 Love Point Road, Stevensville, MD 21666
Contact: Lori Witt
Phone: (410) 643-1272

Sharing Homeschool Enrichments for the LaPlata Area Community (SHELAC)

An open and inclusive homeschool support group, we enrich our family homeschooling experiences by cooperating to create positive, educational, and social opportunities for all ages. Our activities include field trips, park days, gym days, family events, a variety of monthly clubs, our special Shelac Showcase of Skills, and the co-op subgroup: CHarles Educational Activities Program (CHEAP).

Based in LaPlata, MD 20646
Contact: Kathy Donigan
Phone: (301) 290-1378

Southern Maryland Homeschool Network (SMHN)

We are a network of homeschool groups and individual homeschool families that encourage and support each other's needs and choices through networking, sharing resources, and group activities.

Serving Southern Maryland, including St. Mary's, Calvert, Charles, Prince George's, and Anne Arundel counties

Contact: Linda Crandall

SPIRIT Ed. Homeschool Support Group

An inclusive group supporting members of diverse HS styles, backgrounds, and philosophies.

Based in Southern Maryland
Contact: Melody Sciarratta
Phone: (301) 609-7748

Unschoolers and others

Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey & Pennsylvania

Description: We are an alternative group of home educators with members in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania meeting year-round to discuss goals and educational directions, to share resources and support each other in a non-religious framework

Requirements: No requirements

Benefits: We have a monthly meeting, and monthly activities for the children.

Cost: none


Walkersville Christian Family Schools (WCFS)

4 West Main St, Thurmont, MD 21788-1824
Phone: (301) 271-0123

Western Maryland Homeschool Association

A group for homeschooling parents and children, or anyone interested in homeschooling, in Western Md. (Allegany and Garret Co.) We also include Ridgely, W.VA. as well as the Centerville area of PA. Or any area close to these areas. We try to schedule field trips or interest about once a month.

Description: A group for homeschooling parents and children in the western part of Maryland. We also include the outlaying areas in West Virginia and Pennsylvania. Or any area close to this areas. If you are even interested in homeschooling, you are welcome here! We do many activities, and try to have a field trip once per month. Network with other homeschooling families. Make new friends that will last a lifetime. Teach your children hands-on about new and exciting cultures, people, places, nature, and life. Religion is not a must, we want all cultures and religious affiliates to feel welcome, even those who are not Christian. All homeschooling families are welcome here!!! If you have any ideas, please join our blog page on yahoo and let everyone know or if you want to just email us, please feel free to do so.We are now combined with he Western Maryland H.E.A.R.T.S. Group. This stands for Homeschoolers Educating, Assisting, and Reaching Out Through Service. It is a community service organization for homeschoolers and is a nation wide association. It encourages homeschoolers to reach out in their communities to make a difference.
Requirements: Be a homeshooling family

Benefits: field trips, resources available (lending library), moral support

Cost: none

City View Terrace, Cumberland, MD 21502
Contact: Earlene Sorells (Pebs)
Phone: (301) 777-7520 or (240) 727-0675

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