Florida's Center for

CHILD WELFARE

Information and Training Resources for Child Welfare Professionals

Diligent Search Resources

Performing Diligent Searches


Diligent Search Locator Tools


http://www.oacas.org/childwelfare/
locate.htmovincialprofiles.html
Children's Aid Societies List
http://www.rcmp-grc.gc.ca/wanted-recherches/index-eng.html
Listing and photos of persons wanted by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.
http://www.whitepages.ca
Canadian White Pages

Locating Parents Who Are Outside of the United States

www.usembassy.gov
Often, you will learn that a missing parent may be out of the country. To assist you in locating the individual, several countries and Canadian provinces have bilateral reciprocity with Florida and they will generally assist you with your request. Click on the link above for further information.

Maps and Directions

www.bigbook.com
Search for U.S. businesses in the Online Yellow Pages
www.mapquest.com
Use to access maps and directions

Phone Book Resource Sites

www.411locate.com www.bigbook.com www.infospace.com www.myfloridacounty.com www.peoplefinders.com www.phonebooksoftheworld.com www.switchboard.com www.whitepages.com

Search Engines

www.altavista.com www.aol.com www.ask.com www.google.com www.intelius.com www.melissadata.com
www.pandia.com
Use this site to learn how to search the Web more efficiently and to help determine what search engines to use.
www.yahoo.com www.zabasearch.com
Free people search and public information search engine
 

Search Links

www.areaconnect.com
Select a state and get targeted local information, white and yellow pages plus zip codes and maps.
www.fdle.state.fl.us
Florida Department of Law Enforcement
Florida Sheriff Locator
Link to Sheriff Offices by county
www.flabar.org
Florida Bar Site
www.flclerks.com
Florida Court Clerk’s Locator
www.flcourts.org
Link to Florida Courts
www.inmatesplus.com
Free inmate locator for Florida and many other states.
www.militaryconnections.com
Helpful in locating military personnel abroad.
USPS VINELink (Victim Information and Notification Everyday)