Thursday, 14 June 2018

A Returned Person One Year On (an appeal to a missing person)


Ju Blencowe, a returned missing person, writes a stunning blog post about how she raised money for Missing People by completing a gruelling two-week walk from Staffordshire to London.  Ju's accounts are incredibly powerful and give a real insight into how it feels to be missing. 

Thursday, 31 May 2018

The Big Tweet 2018!

                                                                                                                   

The Missing People annual Big Tweet, in aid of International Missing Children's Day, was a huge success. This year, The Big Tweet was held in Twitter London HQ for the first time ever! An appeal for a missing child was tweeted every half an hour and special guests came along to Twitter to join #TeamBigTweet and help #FindEveryChild. Below is a photo account of the day... ENJOY!

Thursday, 17 May 2018

What can we offer children and young people?

We want to celebrate Mental Health Awareness Week and International Child Helpline Day by highlighting some of the incredible services we offer.

Friday, 4 May 2018

Walk For Gill by Martina

The Missing People 'Walk For' pilot continued, with a walk organised by Martina in the South Downs. Martina writes about her experience, and how the local community banded together to show their support. 

Friday, 27 April 2018

My first month at Missing People


Nicole, the new Marketing and Communications Officer at Missing People, writes about her experience getting into her new role and how she feels after her first month at the charity. 

Friday, 20 April 2018

GP is three-peating the London marathon for his uncle Edwin


GP, one of our 2018 London Marathon runners, writes a beautiful post; giving a real insight in to how if feels being the loved one of a missing family member. He talks about how running has helped him cope during this difficult time.

Friday, 13 April 2018

Walk For Finn by Bek Stratfield


Bek, writes about her experience setting up and completing Missing People's first ever 'Walk for...' for her son Finn who went missing in July 2017. 'Any worries that I had about setting up the walk beforehand were 100% outweighed by the positive experience I gained from it.' 




Around 250,000 people go missing in the UK each year. The Missing Blog aims to give a voice to all those affected by this issue.

Written by families and friends of missing people, supporters working to raise awareness of the cause, and volunteers and staff at the charity Missing People, we hope that this blog will offer a window into the issue of missing.

The charity Missing People is a lifeline when someone disappears. To find out more about Missing People and ways that you can support the charity visit www.missingpeople.org.uk.

Call or txt the charity Missing People for free on 116 000, 24/7 if you or anyone you know is affected by a disappearance.