12 and up preferably and they don't ask you things like "Did you leave food and an emergency number", anything over 12 and they say nothing...
Hi I just got a hold of family services and a lawyer to find the answer to the legal babysitting age... I was told 16 years of age is the legal age to allow a teenager to babysit... Personally I think 13 or 14 years should be the age allowed as long as the maturity level is acceptable. Just thought I would share...
There is no set legal age for babysitting in the state of Louisiana. However most states do set a legal age for babysitting.
13 is the Legal Babysitting age for non-family members. Please see related link.
There is no age restriction for babysitting in any state but Maryland, where it is age 13. 12 is recomended though Hope this helps!
I think it is 13
the legal age of babysitting in Canada is 11!
there is not a legal age for babysitting it is up to the parents and what the feel comfortable with
There has to be a legal age for babysitting because if your not that curtain age then you might lose the kid or Horace them
14 is the minimal age for babysitting in Massachusetts.
since the legal age in Michigan to stay home alone is 12, i believe that the legal age for babysitting is also 12.
Currently, the state of Oklahoma does NOT require a certain age for babysitting. Although many experts recommend that babysitters be at least 12 or 13 years of age.
I think a great age to start babysitting is 12.
The legal age to babysit in Idaho is 11, although the minimum age differs from state to state. And remember, 11 is a minimum age, and the maturity of the babysitter should always be considered, no matter what the age.
No there is no legal age for baby sitting
You have to be at least 14 years of age to begin babysitting in NY.
The legal age to babysit in Canada is 12, but it can be earlier if you take specialized classes towards babysitting, where you can have the license to babysit at the age of ten at the youngest.
16 is the minimum working age. There is no legal minimum age for babysitting. (The babysitter's level of maturity and competence are the mainattributes a parent should consider)
I think the legal age is 14. I'm 90% sure about it
Answer I can't say for the States, but in Canada the legal age is 14
You must have reached the age of majority. In California that is the age of 18.
It really depends on where you live... there is no age limit for babysitting in any state except Maryland (age 13), and no age limit at all in Canada or the UK. Hope this helps, and good luck babysitting!
There is no legal age a child can babysit in North Carolina. It is whatever age the parents feel comfortable with them babysitting. 11-13 is an average age to begin babysitting.
The legal age to babysit a child (for an adult not to be present) is 14 years.
10 and on but age 9 and under isn't exceptable because their the ones who should be babysat not babysitting!