Missing Minor Resources

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

1-800-THE-LOST or 1-800-843-5678


The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® (NCMEC) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation whose mission is to help find missing children, reduce child sexual exploitation, and prevent child victimization. Since 1984, NCMEC has served as the national clearinghouse and resource center for families, victims, private organizations, law enforcement and the public on issues relating to missing and sexually exploited children.

National Runaway Safeline
1-800-RUNAWAY or 1-800-786-2929


The mission of the National Runaway Safeline (NRS) is to help keep America’s runaway, homeless and at-risk youth safe and off the streets. Through 1-800-RUNAWAY and 1800RUNAWAY.org, NRS provides 24/7/365 trauma sensitive solution-focused crisis interventions, information and referral via our nearly 7,000 resource database and runaway education and prevention services.