There are several organisations that can help you find someone in the UK or overseas.
If families get separated after conflict, disaster or migration, we trace missing relatives and put them back in touch – wherever they are.
If you want us to trace a family member, you can read about what information we need and how we will work on your case.
International Day of the Disappeared is on 30 August, every year - when we recognise the numbers of people still missing through conflict, disaster and migration.
For more than 100 years, the Red Cross has helped people find those they have lost because of conflict or disaster. Read their stories.