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Missing: Older and younger people

Missing older adults/persons with dementia

Dementia Australia produces the ‘Walking Safely with Dementia guide’ that offers information, tips and strategies for people living with dementia, their families and carers and ways the community can help if a person becomes lost or disorientated.

The National Missing Persons Coordination Centre (NMPCC), AFP (website) provides 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.