ReUnite app

Please note: This project is currently inactive. See for open source versions of the project software.

ReUnite is a post-disaster family reunification tool. After a disaster, the U.S. National Library of Medicine’s NLM PEOPLE LOCATOR® website, ( opens an event. The app can be used for reporting and searching missing or found person information within those disaster events.

This free app is primarily intended for by the general public to report missing and/or found people to the site. However, we encourage its use by emergency managers, disaster camp coordinators, disaster relief organizations, and medical aid and relief workers that are assisting in family reunification efforts after a disaster. The app includes on-device encryption of missing/found person records stored on the device.

The ReUnite app and NLM PEOPLE LOCATOR website are products of the Lost Person Finder project ( at the Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications, which is an intramural R&D division of the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM), part of the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH). Please contact us at the support email address for more information.