About Us

About Us

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® is a non—profit 501(c)(3) corporation whose mission is to help find missing children, reduce child sexual exploitation, and prevent child victimization. Since 1984, NCMEC has served as the national clearinghouse and resource center for families, victims, private organizations, law enforcement and the public on issues relating to missing and sexually exploited children.


Read more about NCMEC’s history and the national movement to help missing and exploited children.

Executive Team

Meet the leadership team at NCMEC.

Board of directors

View a complete list of NCMEC's board members.

Programs and Services 

View a description of the 22 programs and services NCMEC performs today.

Key facts

View key facts and specifics regarding missing children, child sexual exploitation and Internet safety.

Regional Offices

Information on NCMEC's regional offices in California, Florida, New York, and Texas.

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