If your child goes missing, there's a list of things to do in place to help you utilize your critical search time effectively.

You should then immediately call your local law-enforcement agency and provide them with your up-to-date Child ID Kit.

Creating or updating your Child ID Kit is simple. Just download or print the form below and always make sure it's filled out with the most updated information. Be sure to have a high-resolution photo handy as well as medical information available.

Get more tips and information about missing children at National Center For Missing And Exploited Children