The Salvation Army Missing Persons program is a unique international social service.
Searches are conducted utilizing a variety of methods, including government offices, credit institutions, social service agencies and law-enforcement personnel. The Salvation Army is instrumental in re-uniting thousands of families each year. The Missing Persons office receives an average of 2,000 inquiries; opens approximately 600 new cases and locates an average of 350 people annually.
All inquiries should be directed to the Missing Persons/Family Tracing office nearest to your place of residence, as stated in the Application Process. Visit our locations page to find more information about Salvation Army locations near you.
If you live in Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, or Wyoming, contact:
The Salvation Army Western Territory
180 E. Ocean Boulevard
P.O. Box 22646 11th Floor
Long Beach, CA 90802-5646
Telephone: (800) 698-7728 or (562) 491-8321
If you live in Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virgin Islands, Virginia, West Virginia, or Wisconsin, contact:
The Salvation Army Eastern Territory
440 West Nyack Road
PO Box 635
West Nyack, NY 10994-0635
Telephone: (800) 315-7699 or (845) 620-7200