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Webinar To Discuss Reporting Missing Foster Children

On December 19, 2019, from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. ET, OJJDP will present "Reporting Children Missing from Care to NCMEC: Training #4." This webinar will explore the Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Families Act which requires social service agencies to immediately report missing foster care children to law enforcement and the OJJDP-supported National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC). The webinar will discuss resources offered by NCMEC to help locate and recover missing foster children including potential child sex trafficking victims. Register for the webinar.


  • Visit OJJDP's National Center for Missing & Exploited Children webpage.
  • Visit OJJDP's Runaway and Homeless Youth webpage.
  • Follow OJJDP on Twitter and Facebook.
Date Created: December 12, 2019