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Greater Vancouver Home Learners (GVHL)

Operates as a resource center and support for homeschoolers/ homelearners and those interested in learning more about it from all over Metro Vancouver or Greater Vancouver through the running of the HS-Van Mailing List Yahoo Group, the Vancouver Home Learners: homeschoolers, DLers, unschoolers group  and this website.
 
The Greater Vancouver Area covers the BC cities of Vancouver, North Vancouver, West Vancouver, North Shore, Tri-Cities, Port-Coquitlam, Coquitlam, Port Moody, New Westminster, Burnaby, Richmond, Surrey, Langley, Delta, South Delta and Ladner, Pitt Meadows, Misson and further into the Fraser Valley.

"Meetings" take place on HS-Van Mailing List Yahoo Group HS-Van Yahoo Group. Those on the mailing list can choose to join the local support groups listed below or not or use the list to organize more local or interest specific groups. There is also a smaller group that parents of teens on the Lower Mainland Homeschooled Teens group

Groups by location 

(see Clubs and Drop-Ins for more groups)

All Greater Vancouver/ Lower mainland 

Metro Van Unschoolers (Greater Vancouver area)


Belief Specific Groups:

 

BC Secular Homeschooling   (large Lower Mainland presence)

Positive Parenting and Homeschooling BC (more Greater Vancouver/ Fraser Valley Specific)



 Special Education Groups:
Greater Vancouver Parents of Special Needs Homeschoolers

Homeschool Special Education (Christian Based but all welcome)

Fraser Valley Special Ed Homeschool Support


Interest Specific Groups:

Pokemon-kids: Metro Vancouver

Homeschool Anime Vancouver (Manga, Cosplay too)

Minecraft for Kids 

Lower Mainland Homeschooled Teens Yahoo group  

Homelearnig Teen Outings (Lower Mainland) Facebook group 


HS-WestSide (Vancouver West Side)

North Shore and beyond

North Shore Home Learners
email Melinda at hrvatin  @telus.net  (remove spaces) to introduce yourself an be invited to monthly meetings and the yahoo group.


Squamish Homeschool Common Room



Burnaby/ New Westminster

Burnaby New Life Home School Association (Christian) (Burnaby, Coqutitlam, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, New Westminster)


Tri-Cities ( Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody)


Tri-Cities Homeschoolers Facebook group (Port-Coquitlam, Coquitlam, Port Moody, Burnaby, New Westminster)

Tri-Cities Crunchy Mamas Facebook group  (Port-Coquitlam, Coquitlam and Port Moody)


North of the Fraser

Ridge Meadows Home Learners (Maple Ridge/ Pitt Meadows)


South of the Fraser


Home Learners South of the Fraser Facebook Group ( Secular) (Surrey/ Langley/ Delta)

Langley Unschool/ Homeschool Meet Up Group (facebook)

lheagroup@gmail.com

Richmond 


Christian Home Educators Association of Richmond
chearhomelearners@hotmail.com

Richmond Classical Conversations Community
richmondcccommunity@gmail.com


Fraser Valley


Fraser Valley Homeschool / DL Schooling Info (admin of that page will add you to the secret group Fraser Valley Homeschool Families)

Abby/Chwk/Mission Homeschool Field Trip Group


lheagroup@gmail.com

Nature Kids, Langley and Beyond   (Outdoor adventures for all ages)


Quests - Video Games & Outdoor Adventures Club
 
abbychristianhomeschool@hotmail.com




Abby HomeLearners Connections Facebook Group (for families with kids under 7)

Chilliwack and area Homeschool Field Trip grades 3-5


 chsa.sp.ed@gmail.com

Chilliwack Homeschooling Families (CHWKHF) (Christian) (Chilliwack and surrounding areas)
 
Chilliwack Homeschoolers (Chilliwack and surrounding areas)



chfvstmb@gmail.com