WHO Region 8

Clark, Cowlitz, Pacific, Skamania, and Wahkiakum Counties

The following groups or individuals have contacted WHO offering their local support groups, co-ops, or other groups for homeschoolers. This is the only way WHO finds out about local support. So, if you are a member of a group, and your group is not listed on our web site, please tell us about your group and we will update our list. Email Homeschool Support with your information, group details, and please include county or region. We would also appreciate notification of changes in your group, such as new contact people. Thank you.

Inclusion on these lists does not represent an endorsement or recommendation by WHO.

WHO Contact Information

Homeschooling Questions: WHOContact@washhomeschool.org
Phone: (425) 251-0439
For Website Updates please email WHOOffice@washhomeschool.org

Autodidact Community Enthusiasts aka ACE (Camas)

An unschooling-friendly support group open to all homeschoolers from any area. Meets each Friday, year round.
Contact: Misty Murphy – misty@castlemurphy.com or Kristin Bulger – (360) 837-3097

AWOL (A Way of Life) Homeschoolers (Naselle-Grays River)

Contact: Sherrie Sandell – dsandell@willapabay.org – (360) 484-3264
Address: 52 Upper Naselle Rd, Naselle, WA 98638

Classical Conversations of Woodland (serving the Woodland, La Center, Kalama areas)

Website: www.classicalconversations.com
Contact: Jodi Miner – jminer@classicalconversations.com

Clark County Home Educators (Vancouver)

Website: www.cchomeed.org
Contact: (360) 836-4854
Email: cche@cchomeed.org

Clark County Homeschoolers

An online support group for all religions and schooling styles

Website: www.groups.yahoo.com/group/ClarkCountyHomeschoolers

Clark County Homeschool Teens

Website: www.groups.yahoo.com/group/ClarkCountyHomeschoolTeens
Contact: Debbie Crane – (360) 885-3089

ExCel Academic League (EXplore, Create, Enjoy, Learn)

(Clark County/Vancouver area)

Contact: Ann Williams – excelal@gmail.com – (360) 571-0718
Address: P.O. Box 451 Washougal, WA 98671

F.A.I.T.H. (Yacolt/Amboy)

Contact: Kathy Strano – (360) 686-3701
Address: 20011 NE 362nd St, Yacolt, WA 98675

First Class Clark County (serving Vancouver/Clark County, WA)

Contact: Heidi St. John – firstclassclarkco@comcast.net

First Class Homeschool (Cowlitz County)
Website: http://www.homeschool-life.com/wa/fccowlitzc/

Gentle Rain Homeschool Group
Contact: Janet Weidman, jweidman@seasurf.net
Lisa, (503) 861-3135


Girl Scouts

Girl Scouts gives girls in K-12th grade access to life-changing experiences that inspire them to do something big. Each Girl Scout designs fun and challenging activities that empower her to discover her world and herself, connect with others, and take action to make the world a better place. Annual membership is only $15. Financial assistance is available for optional materials such as uniforms, books, workshops, etc.

Visit our website at: www.GirlScoutsWW.org
Contact us at: 800-541-9852 – comdevsouth@girlscoutsww.org

Liahona Home Educators of SW Washington

Website: www.groups.yahoo.com/group/LHE/
Contact: Lisa Blanchard – (360) 896-4035

Lower Columbia Secular Homeschoolers.

We’re primarily in Cowlitz Co, but welcome members from Wahkiakum or across the river in Columbia Co, OR, also. We’re an all inclusive group for families who have chosen to homeschool for non-religious reasons.

Email: kacijacinda@gmail.com

NOVAH (Network of Vancouver Area Homeschoolers)

Website: www.novah.org
Contact: Lori Loranger – lori@novah.org – (360) 837-3760
Address: 162 Krogstad Road, Washougal 98671

Smoothing the Way (For homeschoolers in their first year – Clark County area)

Website: www.smoothingtheway.com
Contact: Becky D. – rubies31@comcast.net – (360) 514-6785

THANKS (Long Beach Peninsula)

Contact: Ann Wiegardt – (360) 665-6056
Address: Ocean Park, WA 98640