Who we are

A lifeline when someone disappears

We are a team of caring, highly skilled staff and volunteers working around the clock to support anyone affected by missing, alongside our partners and supporters across the UK.

Find out about the people who lead and support Missing People.

Diversity and Inclusion 

Missing People is committed to diversity and to equal opportunity.  See our Diversity and Inclusion policy for more.

Give time

Use the Search Directory to find out who is missing in your area or volunteer for Missing People.

Give socially

Join the Search by following us on Facebook or Twitter. The more people who share our missing people appeals with friends online, the more chance we have of finding them.

Give anything

Let us know how you are supporting Missing People! Call us on 0800 MISSING (647 7464) or email supporters@missingpeople.org.uk and tell us how you can help.

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Missing People is joint Secretariat to the All Party Parliamentary Group for Runaway and Missing Children and Adults with The Children’s Society.

Professional memberships

Missing People is a member of Child Helpline International (CHI) which requires members to meet criteria related to operation and management.

Missing People is a member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP), which sets standards for therapeutic practice.

Missing People is a member of the Fundraising Standards Board. The FRSB ‘tick’ logo is displayed on our website and is a symbol of our commitment to high standards of fundraising practice. This membership also helps the public to know they can give to Missing People with confidence.

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