Homeschool Groups: MISSISSIPPI
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Local & State homeschool groups or organizations in MISSISSIPPI
MISSISSIPPI PROTECTION AND ADVOCACY AGENCY
Disability Rights Mississippi
210 East Capitol Street, Suite 600
Jackson, MS 39201
Phone: (601) 968-0600
TDD: (601) 981-8207
FAX: (601) 968-0665
Toll Free: (800) 772-4057
: Ann Maclaine
Mississippi Home Educators Association (MHEA)
136 Parkside Drive, Brandon, MS 39042
Contact: Jeff Barber
Phone: (601) 825-5319
MHEA is a Christian ministry dedicated to assisting - according to Biblical principles - those families who are committed to the education of their children at home. It is also their desire to strengthen the local support groups and their leadership, thus making them effective in their ministry to the home educators of Mississippi.
Christian Home Educators of Hattiesburg
Fellowship of Christian Home Educators
Contact: Kim Kargbo
Phone: (662) 890-4791
Description: This support group is designed specifically to be a support tohomeschooling moms. The women meet once per month (1st Thursday at 6:30 pm) at the Southaven Public Library for a time of refreshment, encouragement, sharing and prayer. There are some long-time, older women in the group who intentionally mentor younger women and we share our joys and struggles and pray with each other. We have a field trip with the children once a month to various places around northern MS and the Memphis metro area.
Requirements: We ask that people who join attempt to be regular in attendance and they must sign a statement agreeing to abide by the groups guidelines. Yearly dues are $6 and 12 self-address, stamped envelopes.
Benefits: We have monthly field trips, a monthly intentional spiritual and emotional support meeting for moms and a monthly newsletter.
Cost: $6 yearly
Good News Educational Fellowship
2080 Hwy 345, Pontotoc, MS 38863
Contact: Colette Stanley
Phone: (662) 488-9072
Home Educators of Central Mississippi
1108 Post Road, Clinton, MS 39056
Contact: Sharon Armstrong
Phone: (601) 978-2204
Fax: (601) 924-4649
PEAK of Mississippi
Our groups are member-led and inclusive, welcoming all tolerant, open-minded families looking for a diverse community to support them in their homeschooling journey. To find a local PEAK group near you, visit us at http://www.peaknetwork.org/
Pinebelt Christian Homeschool Fellowship
P.O. Box 1856, Hattiesburg, MS 39403
Contact: Allen and Kathy Stevens
Phone: (601) 794-5023
Fax: (601) 544-2313
Reservoir Area Christian Home Educators (ReACHE)
Reservior/Rankin Co./Madison, MS
Contact: Anna Owens
Phone: 601-992-8768 or 601-992-1770
Description: We meet on the 1st or 2nd Thurs. of each month. We meet atPinelake Bapt. Church on Hwy. 25 in Brandon every other month for informational meetings and on the alternating month we meet at a local restaurant for a "Moms night out" or Parents night out. We meet for monthly Field trips and/or Service Projects. We have several co-ops within our group: (creative writing, biology, state flags and capitals) When the weather permits, we meet weekly for a Park playgroup, social time. We have 23 member families with ages ranging from toddlers to High Schoolers.
Requirements: We do require that at least one parent professes to be a Christian.
Benefits: We schedule Monthly Field Trips and Quarterly Service Projects through the school year.
Cost: $15 yearly