Support Groups - Yavapai County

AFHE lists these homeschool groups as a service to Arizona's homeschool community at large.  We do not necessarily have first-hand knowledge of all groups listed nor do we necessarily endorse all groups listed on this site. We have done a level of review to try to ensure that all groups listed on the AFHE website exist to support and promote homeschooling as defined in Arizona Revised Statutes §15-802(G)(2).

Groups are listed below alphabetically by group name. Please contact individual groups for additional information about group size, philosophy, purpose, membership requirements and dues, etc.


ARIZONA HOMESCHOOL CURRENT

Our goal is to build a dynamic network of homeschooling families in the Verde Valley. We welcome the talents of local parents and provide a platform for them to create the activities that reflect their family's interests and needs.

TYPE OF GROUP Independent Support Group
AREA Camp Verde, Cottonwood, Sedona, Clarkdale, Cornville, Rimrock
EMPHASIS Secular
FORMAT Sports days, craft days, choir, field trips. Google group and calendar, and more.
CONTACT Stephanie Kohnen, azcurrentmembership@gmail.com
 
CAMP VERDE HOME EDUCATORS

We meet to encourage one another and share experiences. Most members are Christian believers, however, all are welcome.

TYPE OF GROUP Independent Support Group
AREA Camp Verde, Rimrock, Lake Montezuma  
EMPHASIS Christian
FORMAT We meet monthly on the 3rd Thursday at Camp Verde Library, 10AM. Field trips and parties as desired.
CONTACT Kelly Cook, 913kellycook@gmail.com, 928-202-6008

DESERT HILLS CHRISTIAN HOMESCHOOLERS

Providing opportunities for Christian homeschool families to get together for friendship and fellowship. We believe that community outreach and service to God’s people can be an important part of a child’s learning experience.

TYPE OF GROUP Independent Support Group
AREA New River, Black Canyon City, Desert Hills, Anthem, Tramonto, North Phoenix, Cave Creek  
EMPHASIS Christian
FORMAT In addition to other educational activities, we seek to be an effective witness to the local communities in our area through hands-on service projects. Field trips, hikes, special events, workshops, enrichment classes, lending library, and e-group.
CONTACT Rich & Teri Olsen, 623-465-7561, dhch@dhch.org
WEBSITE www.dhch.org
 

HERITAGE CHRISTIAN HOME EDUCATORS

HCHE is a student council group for homeschoolers in 6th-12th grades. We accept new members throughout the year. Students learn how to run a business meeting and basic parliamentary procedure. They plan activities for local homeschoolers and do community service. We would love to have you join us! Parents are always welcome.

TYPE OF GROUP Homeschool Club or Association
AREA Prescott and surrounding communities   
EMPHASIS Christian
FORMAT Regular business meetings are once a month during the school year. Students plan activities and field trips for local homeschoolers including an annual field day. We also plan the local spelling bee each year.
CONTACT Richard and Jennifer Covey, 928-925-7053, jenncovey@cableone.net

HOMESCHOOL HUB

HUB: A Center of Activity or Interest. For those who choose to educate their children at home and are interested in making friends for their children as well as themselves in a positive environment.

TYPE OF GROUP Independent Support Group
AREA Wittmann, Wickenburg, Morristown, Circle City, Congress
EMPHASIS Christian
FORMAT We offer weekly park days, field trips, holiday parties, friendship and support
CONTACT Wendy Taylor, scruffers9@aol.com
WEBSITE http://groups.yahoo.com/group/H_U_B_/
 

KNOWLEDGE HOUSE LEARNING RESOURCE CENTER

Multi-purpose homeschool resource center offering a lending library, supplementary classes, play room, standardized testing, honor society, kids and teens chat groups, plus on-line resources including website, blog, and email support.

TYPE OF GROUP Homeschool Resource Center
AREA Online resource serving families statewide - Located in New River   
EMPHASIS Christian
CONTACT Rich & Teri Olsen, 623-465-7561, info@knowledgehouse.info
WEBSITE www.knowledgehouse.info

VERDE VALLEY HOME EDUCATORS

Providing encouragement and support for the homeschool families of the Verde Valley area through networking activities, information, socializing, and opportunities for educational enrichment. The Leadership Committee is made up of Christian homeschool moms who strive to promote and protect home education. Open to all homeschooling families.

TYPE OF GROUP Independent Support Group
AREA Verde Valley - Cottonwood, Clarkdale, Cornville, Camp Verde, and Sedona   
EMPHASIS Christian
FORMAT Small groups, history fair, science fair, spelling bee, fall social, spring social, field day, etc.
CONTACT Tammy Yoakum, 928-821-1455, momonbates@cableone.net