WHO Region 8

Clark, Cowlitz, Pacific, Skamania, and Wahkiakum Counties

The following groups or individuals have contacted WHO offering their local support groups or co-ops 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.  Please note  that this page is for support groups, if you have an actual business, we have advertising opportunities on our website. Thank you.

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

WHO Contact Information

Homeschooling Questions: WHOContact@washhomeschool.org
For Website Updates please email WHOOffice@washhomeschool.org

Autodidact Community Enthusiasts aka ACE (Camas)

An unschool/homeschool secular inclusive support group open to homeschoolers in and around Vancouver, WA. Meets each Friday year round. Contact: Amanda Dittlinger – dittlinger@gmail.com

Awesome Vancouver Homeschoolers

AVH is an awesomely accepting, secular and LGBT-friendly homeschool support and field trip group open to homeschooling families in the Vancouver area.
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1723926121169451/

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 Homeschool Moms

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/239766016136836/

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)

Website: excelhomeschoolers.weebly.com


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

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

Gifted and Talented in Portland/Vancouver and Surrounding Areas
Parenting is difficult enough, but raising a gifted child can be outright exhausting! In an effort to provide community (connect with each other, ask questions, share information, schedule socials/meetings/gatherings, etc.), support and resources for parents of gifted children.
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1156483427737271/

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 – customercare@girlscoutsww.org

Liahona Home Educators of SW Washington

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


LIFE in the Gorge Christian Homeschool Group

Contact: Bethanie Lundgren


Smoothing the Way (For homeschoolers in their first year – Clark County area)
Website: www.smoothingtheway.com
Contact: Becky D. – rubies31@comcast.net


Sonrise Homeschool Co-op meets in Ridgefield, WA, for Friday School classes, park days, field trips, family get togethers, and events for parents. It is Christian based.
Contact: Amy Youm – info@sonrisehc.org
(360) 602-1767

THANKS (Long Beach Peninsula)

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

Woodland Homeschool Co-op
Contact: Vicky Donald – momdonald12@gmail.com