A child can be left home alone at home only at the age of 13......
In the state of Georgia, a child can legally be left home alone at age 8. This is not however recommended. No child should be left home alone until they are at least 12. And they should never be left home alone overnight.
13 is the legal age for a child to be left alone in the US
There is no legal minimum age in which a child can be left home alone overnight in Missouri. However it is never recommended that a child younger than age 12 be left home alone at all.
Alabama does not have a specific age of which a child can be left alone at home. However, the national safekids campaign recommends that no child under 12 years of age be left at home alone.
In Montana there is no law that says at what age a child can be left alone. Each case needs to be evaluated according to the maturity of the child. It is thought that 12 is an average age to be left home alone.
There is no legal minimum age in which a child can be left home alone overnight in Virginia. However it is not recommended that any child be left home alone at all until at least age 12.
Only five states have laws which state when a child can be left home alone. The National SAFE KIDS campaign recommends that children not be left alone before the age of 12, however, some children may not be ready until later than that. Illinois law states that a minor must be 14 years of age or older to be left home alone for an extended period of time. Maryland law says age 8 for a child to be left home alone. New Mexico law says age 10 to be left home alone. North Carolina law says age 8 to be left home alone. Oregon law says age 10 for a child to be left home alone.
NJ does not specify an age when a child can be left alone overnight. In most states, a child must be at least 12 years of age to be left home alone for any period of time.
A child can legally stay home by themselves at 12 years of age.
My mom says 13 but officially there's no limit or illegal age. It only recommends that "no child under the age of 12 be left home alone".
At what age can a child be left home alone?
They can be left home at any time but the legal age is 12+.
Children in the state of Illinois can not be left home alone until the age of 14. When a child is left at home without an adult caretaker in Illinois, the parents or guardian can be charged with child endangerment.
There is no legal minimum age for a child to be left alone in Alberta.
Seven years of age.