Police have issued an appeal to find a missing Newcastle woman.
Cecilia Devine, who was previously known as Kristen Pearson, was last seen leaving a home in Waratah on September 5.
The 41 year old's family holding serious concerns for her welfare as she suffers from a medical condition.
She's described as being of Caucasian appearance, about 160cm tall, of a large build, long blonde hair with shaven sides and back, and blue eyes.
It's believe she may have travelled to Sydney, however there have been possible sightings in Mayfield and Toronto.
If you've seen Cecilia, call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.