We have included home education, business, blogs and other links which we believe may be of interest to home educators and/or home-edupreneurs in the UK. Please contact us to suggest other links for possible inclusion.



Association of Elective Home Educating Parents (AEHEP): national forum for real elective home education experts (i.e. parents/children with direct experience of educating/being educated outside school)

Action for Home Education (AHEd) & AHEd Facebook group: an action group for home educators in England, Wales and N Ireland  (free to join).

Scottish Home Education Forum (hosted here on HEF, admin approval required for access)

Home Education Support Scotland (Facebook group, admin approval required for access)

Scottish Local Authority Links: details of home education contacts and comments from service users on Scottish local authorities

Home Education Advisory Service (HEAS): UK membership organisation

Home Education Database: database of local authority staff with responsibility for home education

Home Service: Christian focused membership organisation for home educators

HedNI: support for home eductaors in N Ireland (yahoogroup)

Home Education in the UK: information website for home educators

Home Education Resources

Home Education Special Needs: support for home educators whose children have special or additional support needs

Exams for Home Educators in the UK

HEFF: Home Educating Families’ Festival

HESFES: Home Educators’ Seaside Festival



Alice Through the Looking Glass: State control of children

By Other Means

Children are People

Grit’s Day

Home Ed Forums

Live Otherwise

Muddy Bare Feet


Rambling Violets

Sometimes it’s Peaceful


Three Degrees of Freedom

Wight Weirdos



The Start Up Donut: your guide to starting a new business – free resources, advice and tools.

The Law Donut: legal advice and resources for SME.

The Marketing Donut: advice for SMEs to plan, review and improve their marketing and sales.

Business Gateway

Business Link

Business Zone

UK Business Forums

Scottish Business Forums



Bully Online

Bullying UK


The Christian Institute

The Tymes Trust: support for young ME sufferers

Travellers’ Times

Victoria Climbie Foundation