The NSPCC have provided some helpful guidance for parents in the lead up to the school summer holidays.
This is often an area where separated parents can have differing views and disputes can arise.
If you need help or guidance about this issue and how you exercise your Parental Responsibility, please do not hesitate to get in touch.
No one knows your child quite as well as you do – so use your knowledge of what they’re really like to answer these questions. This won’t give you a definite answer about whether the time is right to leave your child alone at home, but it’ll certainly give you plenty to think about.