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Chapter 13

Missing-Person
Groups & Organizations

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These groups and organizations may be useful for families with missing loved ones.

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  The Association of Missing and Exploited Children's Organizations (AMECO)
   
The Association of Missing and Exploited Children's Organizations (AMECO) is an international association of non-profit organizations that provides a unified voice on issues related to missing and exploited children and their families, and nurtures credible, ethical, and effective non-profit member organizations.

 


 

 
  Canada's Missing (CM)
   

Canada's Missing (CM) and the National Centre for Missing Persons and Unidentified Remains (NCMPUR) of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) is Canada's national centre dedicated to assisting law enforcement, medical examiners, and chief coroners with missing persons and unidentified remains investigations across the country.

 


 

 
  The Canadian Centre for Information on Missing Adults (CCIMA
   
The Canadian Centre for Information on Missing Adults (CCIMA) is an online resource that acts as an information and referral centre for Canadian families and friends of missing individuals.

 


 

 
  The Center for Hope (CFH)
   
The Center for Hope (CFH) provides support for families with missing loved ones.

 


 

 
  4 The Missing (4TM)
   
4 The Missing (4TM) is a community-based initiative designed to help bring together the victim’s family, law enforcement and community in a search for the missing person.

 

 
  Jacob Wetterling Resource Center (JWRC)
   
The Jacob Wetterling Resource Center (JWRC) was founded to educate and assist families and communities in addressing and preventing the exploitation of children.

 

 
  The Klass Kids Foundation (KKF)
   
The Klass Kids Foundation (KKF) was founded to stop crimes against children.

It is also a nationally-recognized SAR team providing search managers, planners, field searchers, and K-9’s for missing-person searches.

 


 

 
  The Laura Recovery Center (LRC)
   
The Laura Recovery Center (LRC) was established to prevent abductions and runaways, and to recover missing children by fostering a Triangle of Trust among law enforcement, a community and a missing child's family.

 


 

 
  The Missing Children Society of Canada (MCSC)
   
The Missing Children Society of Canada (MCSC) helps return missing children to a safe environment.

 


 

 
  Missing In Michigan
   
Missing In Michigan (MIM) is a Facebook group dedicated to supporting the loved ones of those missing in Michigan.

 

 
  Missing Kids (MK)
Missing Kids (MK) is Canada’s missing children resource centre.

Owned and operated by the Canadian Centre for Child Protection, Missing Kids offers families support in the search for their missing children and provides educational materials to help prevent children from going missing.

 


 

 
  The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC)
   
The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) is the nation's clearinghouse and comprehensive reporting center for all issues related to the prevention of, and recovery from, child victimization.

 


 

 
  The National Centre for Missing Persons and Unidentified Remains (NCMPUR )
The National Centre for Missing Persons and Unidentified Remains (NCMPUR) assists law enforcement, medical examiners, and chief coroners with missing persons and unidentified remains investigations across Canada.

Administered by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), NCMPUR features profiles of missing persons and unidentified remains that have been published at the request of the primary investigator — police, coroner, or medical examiner.

 


 

 
  The National Missing and Unidentified Persons System (NamUs)
   
The National Missing and Unidentified Persons System (NamUs) is a largely-public database that's become the go-to resource for law enforcement officers and detectives, medical examiners, corners, allied forensic professionals, and others working in the missing-person industry.

Learn more about NamUs here.

 


 

 
  Ontario's Missing Adults (OMA)
Ontario's Missing Adults (OMA) works to increase awareness of cases involving long-term missing and unidentified adults in Ontario, Canada as well as to provide information to families.

As a non-governmental organization, OMA activities focus on awareness building, information resources, liaison between families and law enforcement agencies, and advocacy on behalf of missing persons and their families.

 


 

 
  The Polly Klass Foundation (PKF)
   
The Polly Klass Foundation (PKF) is a national nonprofit dedicated to the ensuring the safety of all children, the recovery of missing children, and public policies that keep children safe in their communities.

 


 

 
  The Wisconsin Clearinghouse for Missing and Exploited Children and Adults (WCMECA)
   
The Wisconsin Clearinghouse for Missing and Exploited Children and Adults (WCMECA) actively assists law enforcement, victim families, the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, and other missing children organizations in cases involving missing children, human trafficking victims, and children who are victims of enticement via the Internet.

 


 

 
  Wisconsin Missing Persons Advocacy, Inc., (WMPA)
   
Wisconsin Missing Persons Advocacy, Inc., (WMPA) raises awareness of the missing by giving them a voice, supporting affected families, and working collaboratively to advocate for the missing.

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