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I live in Indiana. At what age can I leave my children at home

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I live in Indiana. At what age can I leave my children at home by themselves. They will be entering the 7th grade this fall.
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Parenting
Expert:  Ed Johnson replied 8 years ago.

Dear indy,


The state of Indiana has no specific age requirement. In stead they leave this up to parental discretion about the age, maturity, and abilty of a child to care for his or her self.


such things as being able to call 911, prepare their own meals, etc.




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