Is Your Preteen Ready to Stay Home Alone or to Watch Younger Siblings? ... It's
pretty obvious to most parents that a 5-year-old is too young to be left alone in the
... Most experts say that by age 10 or 11, it's OK to leave a child alone for short ...
Nov 4, 2014 ... Leaving a 9-year-old home alone engrossed in a video game for ten .... I could
babysit my siblings at this age for those parameters also.
Jun 23, 2009 ... my husbands ex left his 13 year old son alone while she went on ... Age 12 to
babysit siblings and 13 to babysit non-siblings. Judged: 3. Reply ». Report Abuse
Judge it! SingleDadofTwo. Buckner, KY · #14 Jun 10, 2011.
CAS strongly suggests parents not to leave a child under the age of ten (10)
alone. ... enough by the age of 12 years, for instance, to babysit other children. It
is ... is 12, not every 12 year old or teenager is mature enough to care for a baby
or a child ... Older siblings are not always the best candidates for babysitting a
There might not be a specific legal age to leave children alone but it's safe to say
... When leaving a younger child with an older sibling think about what may ...
side and arrange some other kind of care for them such as a babysitter or
childminder. .... If you have a child between two and four years old, you may be
able to get ...
Feb 8, 2011 ... “My 14- year-old daughter looks after her two younger sisters all the time. .... In
Norway kids are expected to babysit from the age of 10, and not ...
Some ten year-olds can babysit very well, while other sixteen year-olds ... If your
child has younger siblings, he or she should treat them well and with respect.
Feb 8, 2011 ... It's very rare to hear about cases like this, but is 14 too young to be ... Punishment
ranges from a fine to 10 years' imprisonment. ... a sibling - even when fully grown
- but others have 12-year-olds who are hugely responsible.".
Feb 6, 2008 ... Legally at 10 years of age; however, you may want to consider ORS 163.545.
163.545 ... no he is old enough to look after himself but not other children ... No
your 10 and 11 and 12 year olds cannot babysit multiple siblings.
Aug 13, 2008 ... He has just reached that awkward age when he is old enough to ... “There are
child-safety experts who believe some 10-year-olds are .... The couple just
started to leave their son alone with his younger sister recently — for a ...