Oct 1, 2014 ... ... leaving preteens home alone, or letting them babysit for younger siblings. ... It's
pretty obvious to most parents that a 5-year-old is too young to be left ... Most
experts say that by age 10 or 11, it's OK to leave a child alone for ...
A: The legal age of majority in Louisiana is 18, so a 17-year-old child would not
be ... 10 Years Old Enough to Babysit Siblings · Laws That Cover Babysitting Age
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.
At 13 a child can babysit siblings for up to 12 hrs. ... I wouldn't get bent out of
shape about a 12 yr old being alone for 4 or 5 hrs, nor would I tell a mom of a
very mature 8 yr old .... Then, my eldest brother (age 10 at the time) watched over
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 ... “My 14- year-old daughter looks after her two younger sisters all the time. ... his
siblings and grown up enough not to panic if something goes wrong. .... In
Norway kids are expected to babysit from the age of 10, and not only ...
Aug 20, 2009 ... I am often asked what the legal age is for a child to stay home alone. ... So if you
are going to leave your 10 year old home alone I suggest the following ... age a
child should be left alone to watch a younger sibling is 11 year old. ... age for
babysitting other children is age 12, if the child is mature enough to ...
... are considered old enough to supervise younger siblings or non-related
younger children. ... it's up to you to decide when your child is mature enough to
babysit siblings. ... Children in grades nine and 10 can supervise themselves for
up to six hours; ... A registered nurse with more than 25 years of experience in
Aug 13, 2008 ... He has just reached that awkward age when he is old enough to stay home ... “
There are child-safety experts who believe some 10-year-olds are quite .... son
alone with his younger sister recently — for a half-hour at a time.
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.".