Some kids are ready to babysit at 12 or 13 years of age, though for some they may need to be older before they are ready to take on such a big responsibility. In most cases, a teen...
Babysitting Age Laws
There are no federal laws that dictate minimum age requirements for babysitters, and guidelines vary from state to state. Find out which rules apply in your home state, and follow sensible precautions to protect both children and babysitters from danger....
So how do you know at what age it's OK to leave your tween home alone? And
when are your kids old enough to start babysitting? Experts say the answers to ...
Jun 6, 2012 ... Hi Folks! “Mom Arrested for for Age-Old Parenting Practice” is how I would
headline this case going down in New Canaan, CT, right now.
is the right age
? Maturity: The age
when children can start babysitting
often depends on how responsible the child is. Parents of Child: Ultimately, the parents of the child will determine if they are ready to let your child babysit
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Oct 19, 2011 ... There is no law that says what age you must be before you can babysit. However,
if you are under 16 years old it is against the law for you to ...
Nov 4, 2014 ... State, Minimum Age of Home Alone Child, Reference. Alabama, None, Alabama
Babysitting Laws. Alaska, Unknown, No Resource Found.
Generally, age 13 is the minimum recommended age for a babysitter. In making
decisions about who is an acceptable babysitter, consider not only age, but ...
Strange as it may seem, there's no set age for leaving children home alone. ...
and arrange some other kind of care for them such as a babysitter or childminder.
Legal Age to Babysit - Find out the legal babysitting age and other factors that
help determine an appropriate age for babysitting.