Quoting J+D=4:" pretty sure the law here is 14... and me personally, I don't think I was mature enough at 13 to babysit..."I Googled it and it says here the age is 11. I started younger than that, and I was babysitting non relatives before I was 12.
Quoting I'm His Amy He's My Rory:" I'd let her. Idaho law is 11. We looked into it because my niece is 13 and wants to babysit Rory."I'm really just thinking in case of emergency. Like, if we needed to go to the hospital and no one could be here right away. And maybe to run to the store if Hailey was napping or something? I don't know that I'll actually do it, just wondering what people find "acceptable".