Region 6

Counties: Chatham, Lee, Harnett, Moore, Montgomery, Richmond, Anson, & Stanly.

Welcome to NCHE Region 6! We are here to serve you. Whether you are looking for a support group or just have questions please feel free to contact us. – sarah.merillat@nche.com.

We encourage you to become a member of NCHE and to get involved with a local support group listed below. If you are a support group leader please check the list below and confirm your group’s current contact information. If you are the leader of a group which is not listed, please email that information to us and we will be delighted to add it.

For over 30 years, NCHE has endeavored to serve the homeschoolers in NC. NCHE’s goals are to promote the excellence of home education, provide support for NC homeschoolers, and to protect the right to homeschool. NCHE works to make NC a great place to homeschool. Please join us in this endeavor.

  • Effective Legislative Watch
  • Huge Annual Conference
  • Encouraging GREENHOUSE Magazine
  • Informative Website
  • Extensive Sports League
  • State-wide Graduation Ceremony
  • College Scholarships
  • Authoritative Media Spokesperson
  • Active and Informative Facebook Page
  • Office Staff to Answer Your Questions
  • State-wide Field Trips

Membership in NCHE is available to anyone who supports home education. You may join NCHE or renew your membership with an annual tax-deductible donation/contribution!

If you are thinking about starting your homeschool, we recommend that you start by reading: https://www.nche.com/helps/start/

Here is a link to the Homeschool Portal, maintained by the NC Department of Non-Pubic Instruction, where you can find more information, required forms, and additional resources.

ARBC Homeschool Group (Acorn Ridge Homeschool Group)
Location: Robbins
Online: Acorn Ridge Baptist Church

Cape Fear Shiners
We are a homeschool support and social group based in Harnett County, North Carolina. We are inclusive and open to all families, regardless of homeschooling style or religious affiliation. Come to our monthly parents’ meeting, 6 p.m., first Tuesday of each month, at the Harnett Co. Library, Lillington, and learn about Cape Fear Shiners and our upcoming student activities and field trips.
Location: Harnett County
Online: Facebook

Chapel Hill-Durham Homeschoolers 
A secular, all-inclusive homeschool community for the Chapel Hill, Durham, and surrounding communities.
Online: http://www.chapelhillhomeschoolers.com
Facebook

Chatham County NC Homeschoolers
This group is inclusive of all local homeschoolers and is more of a list serve/chat forum, sharing platform.
Location: Chatham NC area (Pittsboro, Siler City, Hillsborough, Apex, Chapel Hill, Carrboro, Burlington, Saxapahaw etc.)
Online: Facebook

CHES (Christian Home Educators of the Sandhills)
CHES exists to provide support and enrichment for the North Carolina Sandhills’ Christian homeschool community.
Location: Moore County
Online: https://chesgroup.org
Facebook

Classical Conversations® – The purpose of Classical Conversations® is to lead the home-centered education movement by teaching parents and students the classical tools of learning so that they can discover God’s created order and beauty— and as a result— enable others to do the same.
Location: Multiple (Aberdeen, Angier, Biscoe, Carthage, Cameron, Eagle Springs, Fuquay Varina, Pinehurst, Sanford …)
Online: https://www.classicalconversations.com

FAITH (Families Advancing in Teaching Homes)
Serves students from preschool to highschool. At Faith, our goal is to provide a loving environment where families can be encouraged both spiritually and educationally. Homeschoolers are provided opportunities to enrich their educational experience with classes, field trips, community service projects, and a competitive sports program.
Location: Harnett County
Online: http://www.libertyonline.church/faith-homeschool-co-op/
FAITH Facebook
FAITH Yahoo Group

FIVE IN A ROW
This is a support group for people who use the Five in a Row curriculum and live in the Triangle area of North Carolina.
Location: Triangle area
Online: https://www.homeschool-life.com/nc/ncfiar/

Harnett County Homeschool Group
This group is for homeschoolers in, or around, Harnett County in North Carolina … to share resources, plan get-togethers and field trips, maybe even classes.
Online: Facebook

Heritage Cooperative
The Heritage Cooperative is a Christian cooperative founded with a desire to encourage homeschooling families in Moore County and the surrounding areas.  The co-op is open to like-minded homeschool families with at least one child in kindergarten or higher.  Our primary goal is to find a safe Christian environment for families by offering parents lead supplemental and elective-based classes on Tuesdays from 11:00-2:30
Location: Moore Cty
Online: https://www.facebook.com/groups/300525744016400/?ref=bookmarks

HOME (Homes Offering Meaningful Education)
HOME is an inclusive support group for homeschooling families in the greater Fayetteville area.
Location: Fayetteville
Online: https://www.homenc.org
Facebook

Homeschoolers of Color
Homeschoolers of Color is a group based in the piedmont of NC, dedicated to supporting homeschoolers of color and their families!
Location: members in the following counties: Wake, Orange, Durham, Chatham, Lee, Johnston, Alamance … activities most often take place in the Triangle Area.
Online: Yahoo Group

Hope in the Sandhills
HOPE in the Sandhills is for homeschooling parents and their children who want to Help Others Prioritize Education (HOPE) in their homes. We are a secular home school support group for families who are ***currently home schooling at least one child in elementary school level or above***. .
Location: Moore County area
Online: Facebook

LIFT TEAM Coop
A Christian based environment where our main goal is to support and encourage one another in the homeschool community in our efforts to educate children at home.
Location: Albemarle
Online: liftteamcoop.wixsite.com/liftteam
Facebook
Contact: LiftTeamCoop@gmail.com

Linden Oaks Homeschoolers
This group is for the homeschooling residents of Linden Oaks (Ft. Bragg military housing) and other military families in our area. The purpose of his group is to connect with each other for park days, bike rides, and other fun stuff and to encourage one another with advice, resources tips, and fellowship.
Location: Harnett County
Online: Linden Oakes Homeschoolers Facebook

Moore Christian Homeschoolers
Moore Christian Homeschoolers is a free faith-based homeschool group for homeschooling families, and those planning to homeschool, in Moore County and the surrounding areas. Our goal is to provide support, fellowship, advice, and gain encouragement for homeschooling. We offer events, field trips, holiday parties, and enrichment activities for our children to grow in and make long-lasting friendships.
Location: Moore County
Online: Facebook
https://moorechristianhomeschoolers.wordpress.com/
https://www.pinterest.com/moorechristisnhomeschoolers/
moorectyhs@gmail.com

Psalms 127 Homeschool Co-op
Location: Angier
Online: www.psalm127homeschoolcoop.com

Richmond County Home Educators (RCHE)
The purpose of Richmond County Home Educators is to support families educating their children at home. Most of us live in Richmond County, North Carolina, but do have members from surrounding counties.

Location: Albemarle
Online: https://www.richmondcountyhe.com

Stanly County Homeschoolers (SCH)
A connection for all Stanly County Homeschoolers! Let’s support and encourage each other, and share events and articles.
Location: Stanly County
Online: Stanly County Homeschoolers Facebook

Stanly Montgomery Home School Association (SMHSA)
The Stanly Montgomery Home School Association (SMHSA) is a Christian homeschool organization based in Stanly and Montgomery Counties in NC.
Location: Stanly and Montgomery Counties
Online: Facebook

Wild & Free
Location: Ellerbe
Online: www.facebook.com/bewildandfree/

Sarah Merillat

Welcome to the Region 6 page.  I am Sarah Merillat and am serving as Region 6 Liaison.  I am a army wife and homeschool mom to our seven children in Moore County.  We began our homeschool journey in 2010. If I can assist you with anything, please email me.

Contact: Region6@nche.com