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.

Article Index


Missing People won the Community Award for its publicity partnership with Royal Mail Group in the Charity Times Awards 2015.

Missing People and its partner Royal Mail Group were awarded the Business Charity Award for Community Impact (National) in 2015 for the innovative use of Royal Mail's technology and business networks to help find vulnerable missing adults and children.

Missing People partner LexisNexis Risk Solutions won the Institue of Fundraising Partners in Fundraising award for Best Digital/Technology Partner (Charity Facing) in 2015.

Missing People and its partner Outdoor Media Centre won the Cause-Related Marketing award in the Third Sector’s Business Charity Awards 2013.

Missing People was highly commended in the Third Sector Excellence Awards 2013 in the ‘Big Impact’ category, for its Presumption of Death campaign.

Missing People was a finalist in the National Lottery Awards 2013 for our Reaching Families Project

Missing People was a finalist in The Charity Times Awards 2013, in the ‘Charity of the Year’ category.

Helen Alves, our Senior Services Manager won the Marsh Award for Outstanding Achievement in work with Children and Families in 2013.

Missing People was a runner up in The Guardian’s Impact Story Competition in 2013

Missing People won a Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Volunteering Award in 2012

Missing People was a Finalist in the Third Sector Excellence Awards 2011 in the ‘Communications Campaign’ category, for its Missing Rights campaign.

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