My home situation isn’t the best and it would befit everyone if I just moved out. I’ve been in foster care before so I’m really used to being independent and I’d like to move out. I already have a job lifeguarding and I plan to get a second one over the summer.
You should consult with an attorney regarding whether or not you could file to emancipate yourself in NY. You could contact your local legal aid organization as a starting point to assist.
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