Home Education Resources (General)

  • Education Otherwise

    Education Otherwise is a UK-based membership organisation which provides support and information for families whose children are being educated outside school, and for those who wish to uphold the freedom of families to take proper responsibility for the education of their children.
    Tel: 08445 867542
    Location: Uckfield, East Sussex
  • Home Education Advisory Service (HEAS)

    HEAS is a national home education charity based in the UK. It is dedicated to the provision of advice and practical support for families who wish to educate their children at home in preference to sending them to school.
    Tel: 01707 371854
    Location: Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
  • National Extension College (NEC)

    The National Extension College (NEC) is a long-standing and highly regarded online distance learning pioneer. NEC forms part of the Open School Trust, an educational charity, whose mission is to give people of all ages the opportunity to learn in their own time and at their own pace. Founded in 1963 as a pilot for the Open University, NEC has over 55 years of experience in developing online flexible courses for individual home study.
    Tel: 0800 389 2839
    Location: Cambridge
  • Schoolhouse Home Education Association

    Schoolhouse offers information and support to parents/carers throughout Scotland who seek to take personal responsibility for the education of their children, families who have chosen, or are contemplating home-based education; and those who wish to safeguard the right of families to educate in accordance with their own philosophy and with due regard to the wishes and feelings of their children.
    Location: Dundee
  • Wolsey Hall Oxford

    Founded in 1894, Wolsey Hall Oxford is one of the longest established homeschooling colleges in the world. Based in Oxford, England, Wolsey Hall Oxford provides home study courses in a range of academic subjects to students in more than 60 countries.
    Tel: 0800 622 6599
    Location: Oxford, Oxon
  • World-wide Education Service

    The World-wide Education Service (WES) supplies tutorial based learning courses for children aged 4-13 years. All courses are based on the National Curriculum of England and Wales. WES Home School families live in a variety of places in over 100 countries and in every continent. Clients include employees working for multi-national companies, development agencies, missionary organisations, or families working independently.
    Tel: 01228 577123
    Location: Carlisle, Cumbria