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me and a lass have deep emotional feeling and a connection. her family are abusive but shes too scared to do anything about it as she has had a rough time with them in the past. we want to move in together. she will be 17 in November and I want to know when she is able to leave home without parental consent. I would like her to move in with me but I don't know what the law has to say about it please help.
are you positive? because the nspcc disagree?
where could I find a list of laws like that about ages in England?
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