I am 14 I live in Va and I want to get emancipated but I know you have to be 16.. I hate it at my house, I have a stepdad who lies on me and gets me in troble and sometimes beats me my mom gets drunk and does drugs she always tells people Im a bad kid and im not .. I have a little half sister who I have to take care alot... Im getting a job now plus I work at this lady's house I c;ean and get about $50 about every 2 weeks to every month. I just cant take it at my house my mom is an unfit mother and she can barely afford food for us I have to buy my own food I think I am a very responsible person I will be in
9th grade and I havent failed once. I whould keep going to school and hold a job i know someone who whould let me live there but if not Someone will make sure i stay on my feet and if not they will help me out.. I know you have to be 16 but i cant take it anymore... I cant go live with my aunt or grandma because they share a house that has to many people in it and My dad is always in and out of my life and he is not that well fit eaither.. I have a counsler kind of like Child protective services but I dont want to be in a foster home and I dont really know alot of my family.. So what should I do??