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  • #46
    15 PA running to friend's house

    I am 15 and want to run away to a friend's house. I have done research to see if my friend's family can get in trouble for hosting me. Is it possible for me to claim emancipation while living with them? Parents will not admit to it, but I have reason to believe I have been emotionally abused. Can I get emancipation without parental consent (I know they won't tell the court I can live on my own) and stay with my friend and his family?

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    • ccsmod15
      ccsmod15 commented
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      Hi,
      Thank you for reaching out to us with your questions. We are sorry to hear that you believe that you have been emotionally abused. You don’t deserve that and we can see that it’s understandable that you’d want to live with your friend’s family. The difficulty with emancipation is that you have to prove to a judge that you are capable of providing for all of your needs like your parents would. Food, housing, clothing, medical, so that may not be an option.
      As far as your friend’s family getting in trouble, they could but it depends on if your parents want to press charges or take them to court. We would like to talk more with you about your situation so that we can help you identify what your options are.
      We care about what you are going through and we are here for you to listen and to help. All of our services are confidential and you can reach out either through our telephone hotline at 1-800-786-2929 (1-800-RUNAWAY) or with live chat through 1800runaway.org We are here for you 24/7 to listen and help.
      We hope to hear from you soon.
      Sincerely,
      NRS

  • #47
    Im 13 years old and my parents lied to my docters about stuff i did and they put me in a phsycord (One step down from a mental hospital) after i got out they said they had to watch me anytime i am home and they lock me in my room most of the time with nothing. they took everything out of my room alls i have is a bed. and they are constently putting me down with the meanest stuff making me cry every day for the past month and i almost never cry. when i wake up in the mornings i cant wait for school because it is the only happy place i have left. i think i might have depression cause of them. i have a really good friend who has offered to help me out in case i do run away which i want to. what do i do?

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    • ccsmod7
      ccsmod7 commented
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      Hi there,

      It looks like you might have contacted NRS today through another means (for example, live chat, email or bulletin) for the same issue. Thank you for contacting us. NRS understands it takes courage to reach out for help; therefore, we would like to minimize the need for you to repeat your situation and avoid offering you duplicate services. Please call or chat us again if your situation changes or if you have more questions or concerns, or if you need additional support. We are here for you: 1-800-RUNAWAY; www.1800runaway.org.

      Best of luck,

      NRS
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