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Rideau Valley Home Educators Association

Alternate Name OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa (City of)
Address & Map
Physical Access Not Applicable
Description and Services
Description (Service) Christian organization which offers support to home schooling families as well as to increase awareness and acceptance of alternative education by the community and school boards 
Members enjoy the following benefits: organized field trips * priority on events * event notification by phone or email tree * one year of the newsletter, Learning at Home (10 issues) * discount on RVHEA conference registration fees * discount on Homeschool Legal Defence Association membership * access to the Canadian Test of Basic Skills * RVHEA library membership * access to teen group * liability insurance * facility for monthly support meetings * friendly support from fellow homeschoolers at monthly meetings * political liaison * OCHEC Membership * discounted advertising in the Learning At Home newsletter
Hours There are no office hours * last Monday of Sep, Oct, Nov, Feb, Mar, May 7 pm at Parkdale Baptist Church at Parkdale and the Queensway * visit website for details
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Hastings County ; Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Lennox and Addington County ; Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Prince Edward County ; Québec - Western ; Renfrew County ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility Anyone interested in the education of children at home, parents who teach their children at home
Application Register online
Languages English
Fees Membership - $60 per year (Sep 1-Aug 31) or $30 per half year (Mar 1-Aug31). A discounted rate of $50 for a one-year membership available for those who register prior to Sep 1st (2020)
Service Categories Education Associations ~ Faith Based Organizational Perspective ; Homeschooling Teaching Assistance
Contact Information
Office Phone No office phone * visit the website for more information
Other Details
Established 1986
Funding Fees - Membership fees
Elections The Board of Directors is elected
Print Material Various * newsletter "Learning at Home" published 10 times per year
Resources Website, library, access to testing services
Accreditation No

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