Emergency Assistance

Country officers are available to speak with you Monday – Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm. For assistance with an abduction in progress or any emergency situation that occurs after normal business hours, on weekends, or on federal holidays, please call the toll-free number below.

From the U.S. & Canada: 1-888-407-4747
From Overseas:  +1 202-501-4444

See all contact information for the Office of Children’s Issues at the U.S. Department of State