Mental Health
Emancipation and Ages for Moving Out
Emotions

Is emancipation a possible option considering a person is 16 has a job and fit place to stay and has been abused emotionally physically and neglected for most of their life by their alcoholic parents?

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12/03/2006

Certainly, but you will probably need a child-advocate and legal counsel. Try your yellow pages for legal aid or the runaway shelter. They will be able to steer you in the right direction concerning the laws for your state.