Missing People - Runaway Helpline

Description of service

Free confidential service, available 24/7, providing support, advice and options for young people who are thinking about running away, are already away from home or are back from being away. The helpline is for people of all ages who are worried that someone else is going to run or that they are being treated badly or abused. Further support includes 1-2-1 chat available 2.30pm-9.30pm via website. Runaway Helpline is run by the UK charity Missing People.

Key Focus

Confidential, free support service for runaways

Age Range

All ages

Opening Times

24 hour

Area Of Operation



No charge

Referral Method

Self referral