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Missing & Unidentified Persons Unit (MUPU) - Washington State Patrol

The Missing & Unidentified Persons Unit (MUPU) assists law enforcement agencies and parents in locating missing persons. The following services and resources are provided by the Washington State Patrol MUPU:  A toll-free, 24-hour number to report missing persons; Coordinating investigative resources; Database research and case analysis; DNA collection kits; Identification information; Public education; Child safety training.  24 Hour Hotline: 1-800-543-5678


Crisis Response Services/Cowlitz County Guidance Association

Crisis Response Services provides an integrated response system 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week, serving people of all ages and cultures who are experiencing a crisis. When direct intervention is necessary, our trained crisis staff responds to the site of the crisis, stabilizing and supporting the person until the crisis is resolved or an appropriate referral is made. We are uniquely qualified to divert the need for hospitalization with our short-stay residential program, the Crisis Support Unit.


Columbia Wellness

Since 1947 we have served the people of Cowlitz County and surrounding areas. We have brought hope, health and happiness to thousands of people. Throughout that time, our mission has been on of caring for people, with a special emphasis on people with mental illness and limited ability to pay. Today we have greatly expanded our service base, with the same foundation of care for people and our community. Together, we will overcome mental illness. We are here to help you and your loved ones. Call us, we're here for you!