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FFMPU will be closed from 24 December 2018 - 2 January 2019. During this time, please see the following link for access to emergency and crisis contacts.

For any concerns about the safety of a missing person, please contact your local police.  

Staff at FFMPU would like to wish you all the best and a safe holiday.  

Families and Friends of Missing Persons Unit  (FFMPU)

FFMPU is unique in Australia.  It is the only unit that provides counselling and support from trained professionals to families and friends of missing people. FFMPU is part of the NSW Department of Justice.

Services provided by FFMPU include:

FFMPU does not search for people. We work collaboratively with search agencies to support those left behind. If you need assistance searching for someone, please contact one of the listed search agencies.

Contact & About Us

Phone: 1800 227 772

Contact us & About us

News & Events

Visit FFMPU on Facebook 


Support Groups

Our next support group meeting will be in Campbelltown on Friday 14 Dec 2018. Contact us to RSVP or for further information.

Recent Publications 

FFMPU support group meetings  (PDF, 91Kb)

What to expect from the FFMPU counselling service (PDF, 100Kb)

A mother's story - Lost and not found (PDF, 76 Kb)