Help if a Child is Missing
Teaching Skills, Instilling Confidence Best Ways to Prevent Child Abduction
Parents and pediatricians could be doing more to prevent child abductions, says a new clinical report from the American Academy of Pediatrics. Daniel Broughton, M.D., a pediatrician at Mayo Clinic and former director of the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children agrees.
When Your Child is Missing: A Family Survival Guide
Published by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, this guide was written by parents and family members who have experienced the disappearance of a child.
- Family Abduction
Step-by-step information for parents who have experienced a family abduction
- What About Me? - A siblings account (pdf)
A guide for the sisters and brothers of an abducted child.
- Parental Guidelines in Case Your Child Might Someday be the Victim of Sexual Exploitation.
Key steps families can take to help children begin the healing process.
- Team Hope
Assists families with missing children by offering counsel, resources, empowerment and emotional support from a trained volunteer, who has had or still has a missing child.
Toll free hotline: 1-800-843-5678
- The National Center for Missing Adults (NCMA)
Serves as a national repository of information accessible to the general public, advocacy groups, and law enforcement, medical examiners and coroners
Last updated: September 27, 2016, 11:41:18 PM