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If you are away from home and you want to let people know you are ok, Runaway Helpline can help. You might be wondering how they are feeling or think that they might be worrying about you.

If you don’t feel ready to go back yet, or you want to find out if it’s ok to go home, making contact would be a good step.

If you don’t want to call and talk, could you text or email them? Often, if you reassure people that you’re ok, they will be glad you let them know.

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If you don’t feel ready to make contact yourself, Runaway Helpline is here. We can pass messages and also connect you on a Three Way Call.

We can also call the police or other agencies for you if you want to let them know you are ok or if you need help.

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