When should you let your preteen stay home alone or babysit? WebMD offers
guidelines for deciding when he or she is ready.
Jun 6, 2012 ... I remember reading there was a minimum age for babysitting but can't ...... A
proper neighbor would have told the child to go back home or ...
Legal Age to Babysit - Find out the legal babysitting age and other factors that
help determine an appropriate age for babysitting.
Ask whether young sitters have taken the American Red Cross babysitter class.
.... It lists some local community guidelines as examples of appropriate ages for ...
Teens looking to earn extra cash often turn to babysitting as a lucrative and
effective way to make money. Whether you need to hire a teen to watch own
alone, that they have made appropriate efforts to ensure their children's safety. ...
enough by the age of 12 years, for instance, to babysit other children. It is.
Realize that it isn't about age but maturity. Some ten year-olds can babysit very
well, while other sixteen year-olds aren't ready. This doesn't mean that your ...
... is a good idea, as well as tips for choosing appropriate childcare if you decide
it's not. ... Strange as it may seem, there's no set age for leaving children home
alone. .... There's no legal age to babysit but you should really think carefully
Feb 8, 2011 ... A mother has been given an official police caution for leaving her 14-year-old son
in charge of his three-year-old brother. So at what age can ...
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 ...