My parents emotionally abuse me, and I cant take it anymore! I'm scared! However, its to late for me to get emancipated because I am to close to my 18th birthday. Please, I want out and I cant wait any longer, what can I do????
1 Answer from Attorneys
you can be emancipated at 16. You must show that you are able to support yourself. However, if not, I would ask that you contact Child Abuse Services, Dept of Children and Family Services and have them come and get you and have them investigate your living conditions.