State and Local H.O.U.S.E. Contacts:

Contact any member of H.O.U.S.E. by using our e-mail address

If you wish to write to a specific person, please use that person's name in the subject line, such as:             Subject: To John Doe

If you are writing about starting a group in your area or wish to find a group in your area, please note your general location in the subject line. 

We currently have active groups in the following areas of Illinois:

 Arlington Heights (Arlington HOUSE)
 Matteson (Grassroots Homeschoolers)
 McHenry County (Open HOUSE and McHenry County HOUSE)
 Mid-South Chicago
 Champaign County (Champaign County HOUSE)
 Near-West Cook County (Westside HOUSE)
 Northwest Cook County
 Schaumburg (Schaumburg HOUSE)
 Evanston (Evanston Home Educators)
 Saline County
 Lake County

Some of these areas have more than one active group.

In addition, we have contacts (but not active groups) in the following areas:

Fox Valley (Kane/Kendall Co.) Marseilles
Lee County area Peoria
Livingston County Will County

If you would like to affiliate your homeschool group with HOUSE, please email

We also have contact people who can answer questions about special needs or single parent homeschooling. While they may not be able to give you answers to strictly local questions (such as how to deal with your particular school district), they may be able to help you with general questions about these issues.

If you do not have email access, you can call HOUSE at 1(847)622-5200. Please leave a message and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

If you need a personal reply, please include your phone number or mail address.
Several of our contacts do not have e-mail.