Halifax Regional Municipality

Waldorf Playgroup

A new group in HRM welcoming all Waldorf homeschooling families and those interested in Waldorf-based homeschooling. An informal playgroup/support group meeting weekly.

Contact: Sarah Lindfield (902) 820-5066

sarahelindfield @ hotmail.com

HEMS – Home Educating Mothers’ Support Group

A Christian support group in the Dartmouth-Halifax area. A family-based group that meets for regular field trips and activities. There are no regular evening meetings at this time.

Contact: Stephanie Jackson (902) 435-4182

hems @ eastlink.ca

Check out the HEMS website!

Tantallon – Hammonds Plains – St. Mararet’s Bay

Contact: Lori Hull

lori.hull @ yahoo.ca

Annapolis Valley

Greenwood Area Homeschoolers

The Greenwood Area Homeschoolers are not an official group, but they have attempted to help homeschoolers stay connected with the following blog.


Events are open to all. Feel free to check it out and join any activity advertised; even if you do not live in “the Valley”. Also, feel free to ask us to post something that may be of interest to other homeschoolers.

Lunenburg County (South Shore)

We welcome all homeschoolers to join us for activities the whole family will enjoy. We meet at the Marc in Dayspring, the last Thursday afternoon of each month.

Contact: Connie Reinhardt (902) 543-7606

denisemacadam @ ns.sympatico.ca


Sherry McGinnis (902) 543-3210

Central Colchester

We are a small group of homeschoolers, meeting occasionally

Contact: Jennifer Porter (902) 662-3455

ajporter @ vrodinternet.com


Contact: Linda McCormick

lindahayhoe @ hotmail.com


Homeschoolers Beacon

This group usually meets weekly, goes on field trips, and participates in additional activities.

Contact: Ellie Kitchen (902) 648-2928

kitchen.ellie @ gmail.com


Pictou County

Motley Pie – Homeschool Support for Pictou County

Contact: Ann

weehomeschool @ yahoo.ca

remains the same but you should change website to ca.groups.yahoo.com/group/HomeLearnersNS

Cape Breton

Cape Breton Homeschoolers

Contact: Katrina Miller (902) 736-0302

cookie5765 @ yahoo.com