The purposes of HEAV, which shall operate within the context of a biblical worldview, shall include, but are not limited to the following:

Help and encourage parents to fulfill their God-given rights and responsibilities to educate their own children;

Provide information and advice to homeschooling parents regarding home education and family life;

Support and protect the rights of parents to teach their children at home through legislative initiatives and contact with representatives in the Virginia General Assembly and United States Congress;

Educate the general public, educators, and elected officials through personal contacts, the media, lectures, seminars, workshops, conventions, and newsletters concerning the benefits of home education and the Constitutional right of parents to educate their own children;

Provide information to home-educating parents, the general public, the media, and elected officials regarding the Virginia Code, pending legislation, and court cases as they relate to homeschooling;

Direct interested parents to local homeschool support groups for support and encouragement;

Assist homeschool support groups by providing information, resources, leadership workshops, and training seminars.