Children Left Unattended Policy

Children Left Unattended Policy

LA County Library encourages children of all ages to visit the library with their parents to take advantage of the resources available for them to meet their informational, recreational, and educational needs. It is the responsibility of parents to ensure the appropriate behavior of their children in the library.

Library staff is not responsible for the supervision of children left unattended by their parents. Disruptive children may be required to leave after receiving one warning.

Library staff may notify the appropriate authorities if they have a reason to suspect that there is significant evidence of abuse or neglect. If unattended children are not picked up when library closes, law enforcement will be called to assume responsibility for the child

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