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Missing: Older and younger people

Missing older adults/persons with dementia

Supporting carers and families of people with dementia who wander (PDF, 1120Kb)
2pp information sheet

An information sheet jointly developed by FFMPU and Alzheimer's NSW focusing on older adults with dementia who may go missing. Identifies precautionary strategies to prevent missing episodes and support strategies for those who care for a loved one with dementia.

The National Missing Persons Coordination Centre (NMPCC) (website)

This website provides further information and fact sheets about dementia, wandering, and safer walking.

Missing young persons

The National Missing Persons Coordination Centre (NMPCC) (website)

This website provides information and fact sheets about missing young persons, including fa​ct sheets for young people at risk of going missing and a fact sheet for service providers working with young people at risk of going missing.