For our members we provide:
General home education advice – all matters relating to home education, preparing for the visit of an LEA advisor, coping with uniform criticism, supporting a child with special needs etc.
Examination advice – advice about GCSEs and other examinations.
Testing service – a free testing service for children aged 8 to 14 which enables parents to assess each child’s performance in English and Mathematics and in Study Skills.
Legal Advice – advice on straightforward issues. Where we cannot give help ourselves we try to refer the problem to someone who can.
Political Activity – we keep an eye on major political proposals. Where appropriate we assist with political lobbying on issues that affect us as home educators.
Resources – access to our library and signposting through the vast, and often bewildering, range of resources available to home educators.
Bi-annual conference – a discount to our popular bi-annual conference at held at Cefn Lea, Powys
Annual holiday – our annual members holiday at Cefn Lea, Powys provides a great opportunity to relax and to meet, share and learn with other like-minded people
Magazine – Home Time magazine with interesting articles by our members, contacts and other useful information, posted three times a year.
Local contacts – through our membership network we can put you in touch with other home educators in your area. We also produce a contact list for members to assist with informal encouragement and support.
Members website – further detail on the above benefits, with much more besides, is available through a secure member logon to our website.