Growing up, like many of my peers, both of my parents worked. Once
I was around 11 years old and my brother 14, our parents began
letting us stay home without a babysitter afterschool. Although I
had the love and support of my family, I do remember feeling a bit
lonely some days, if not bored.In our current economic times, there
are many households where children are left home alone without an
adult to turn to for safety or guidance. The Boys and Girls Club of
the Tennessee Valley addresses the...