UPDATE: Police have found Janice Hansen safe and well in Taupo.
EARLIER: Police are urgently looking for Janice Hansen last seen in Kaimanawa St in Taupo this afternoon.
Police said in a statement that Ms Hansen suffers from dementia and may appear lost or confused.
She was last seen at 4pm wearing a red jersey, black pants and glasses.
She has been reported missing to police.
Any sightings please contact the Police on 111 ASAP.