Finding our missing children

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is committed to identifying and recovering missing children. The CBSA is a partner of the program Our Missing Children (OMC), which aims at intercepting and recovering missing, abducted and exploited children and returning them to their parents and legal guardians.

Prepare your child before they travel

For information on travel advice and the documents needed for your children before travelling, consult Travel with children and minors.

Report a missing child

Our border services officers recover missing, abducted, trafficked and exploited children at Canada's:

If you suspect a child needs help, call 9-1-1 immediately.

National partnership to help missing children

The CBSA partners with the following organizations in the framework of the OMC program:

In addition to our frontline work at the border, we work in partnership in Canada and abroad to:

Visit Our Missing Children for more details, or contact h0tomcg@cbsa-asfc.gc.ca for information about the CBSA's role in the program.

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