If you’re thinking about running away, you might be worried about whether you will be breaking the law. Here, Emma from the Runaway Helpline team explains that you’re not going to be in trouble if you run away.
This list was written by and for young people with experience of running away. The information on this page may not always be suitable for your situation. For advice on your own situation, call or text Runaway Helpline on 116 000. It’s free, 24/7 and confidential.
Lucy speaks to Helen from Runaway Helpline about her experiences being reported missing, Return Home Interviews, what it’s like to be unhappy with your home situation and how talking helps to work through things.