If someone you know is not where they should be, then it’s important that you report them as missing to the police as soon as you can. You do not have to wait 24 hours, particularly if you are concerned for their welfare or believe they are in danger.
Some people living with dementia may start walking or “wandering with purpose”. They may walk around their house, go outside or leave their home at unusual times of day.Find Out More
Sometimes children can wander or run away and become lost. This can happen quickly and unexpectedly. Every child is different and will go for different reasons; sometimes intentionally planned and sometimes not.Find Out More
Someone living with a Learning Disability may be at risk if they get lost or go missing as their condition may make them unable to seek help. It is therefore important that you act as soon as you realise the person you care for has gone missing.Find Out More