Project information

Get Found project

To visit all schools and residential homes in Cambridgeshire to talk to talk about the work of CamSAR


Charity information

Cambridgeshire Search and Rescue

Cambridgeshire Search and Rescue logo
  • Need


    Educate children on how to stay safe if they get lost, and prevent getting lost in the first place.
    Educate staff to provide the essential information required to


    It may prevent children and residents from going missing, or ensuring we get the correct information to go in search of those who do go missing.
    It will raise awareness within families about staying safe when out and about, and now to remain safe if they become separated.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    Secure funding to print leaflets and order merchandising, pay for fuel and admin costs


    » Secure funding through fundraising and grants
    » Encourage schools and homes that we visit to fundraise after our visits, to enable return visits and the project to be self-sustaining

    Printing and ordering required equipment. Visiting schools

  • Impact


    Closer communities as they work together to keep each other safe.
    Decrease in callout time between when the person goes missing and the police and CamSAR are called out


    Increased costs in producing printing, etc
    Project not being sustainable

    The project will be revised annually to ascertain its success and what amendments to our plan we need to make


    Letters of thanks
    Announcements in publications and website

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £7,000

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      Amount Heading Description
      £3,000 Printing Printing leaflets and other publications
      £1,000 Fuel Fuel costs to visit schools and homes
      £2,000 Merchandising Pens, badges, etc to give to students as reminders of our visits
      £1,000 Admin costs Phone calls, stationery, stamps, etc

    Current Funding / Pledges

    Source Amount
    St Ives Council £500 Guaranteed
  • Background




    All Keystage 1 and 2 students
    All residents (predominantly staff) of residential homes

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    We work directly with Cambridgeshire Police. Our message will educate the importance of being safe and we can act as a liaise between the establishment and Police to ensure information is relevant useful

    Read more about the Charity running this project.


    Lisa Chapman

    Fundraising Coordinator - applies for grants and will coordinate the project