RVHEA is presenting a Conference which has a Christian focus, and where Christian values will be discussed, however, all are welcome to attend.

New to home education or just thinking of it?

  • Sessions just for you!
  • Bring your lunch and meet other new home educators and moms of preschoolers at 11:30 in outside the sanctuary (near the mural).

Youth Track

  • For Youth ages 13 + ONLY
  • Activities and a dynamic Seminar track just for you! See the Conference Schedule.


  • We have permission to park in the Farm Boy parking lot.  If you are asked, say you are attending a conference at Kanata Baptist Church.
  • Church parking is limited.  City of Ottawa By-law requires that cars parked on the street must be moved every 3 hours.


  • Light refreshments will be provided throughout the day at no cost. 
  • Lunch will NOT be provided. 
  • Numerous eating establishments are within walking distance. 
  • You may bring a bag lunch, and empty classrooms will be available over the lunch hour.
  • Room 3 set aside for Moms of Preschoolers to fellowship over lunchtime - bring a bag lunch.
  • No food or drink allowed in the Sanctuary


  • RVHEA loves children, but please arrange for child care at home during this Conference for Parents and Youth.
  • Nursing babies are welcome and a room will be available for their care. 
  • Fussing babies must be removed promptly from seminars in progress.
  • Due to space limitations, no baby strollers will be allowed in the vendor hall.
  • Youth Track for ages 13+ ONLY

Money Matters

  • Payment online by credit card
  • Early bird prices will be available
  • Register at door by cash, cheque or credit card
  • Refund requests will only be accepted ten or more days before the conference.  There is a 50% cancellation fee.  No adjustments will be made at the Conference or after the event.

Vendor Hall

  • A variety of curriculum representatives will be delighted to answer your questions about home education, and assist you in choosing curriculum and other books and supplies to support your home education program.  Plan to spend some time browsing during the conference.
  • Due to space limitation, no baby strollers are allowed in the vendor hall

Click on the following for a printable copy of:
Conference Poster (Colour)