Child ID Kit

MCAO offers a free Child ID kit for parents; parents collect and keep the information for use if a child goes missing.

What Our Kit Contains:

Kit Bag – Containing the rest of the contents of the kit, this bag is also used for keeping the records together and storing the DNA sample(s).


Booklet – This will walk you through the steps of gathering the vital information about your child. It contains areas for: personal information; identification information; scent article instructions; fingerprint chart; area for updated photograph and physical characteristics; dental record information; area and instructions for DNA collection and storage.


Ink Strip – For placing your child’s fingerprints in the booklet.


Gauze Pad & Sterile Cotton Swab – For DNA collection.


Zipper Bag – The first stage of protection for your DNA sample. After DNA collection, be sure to double bag the sample.