Just think of how lonely it must feel at mail call to never hear your name being called, especially after being locked up for several years and family and friends have deserted you. ) Although Meet-An-Inmate is an Online service, prisoners do not have access to the internet.
All correspondence will be via the United States Postal Service, commonly known as snail mail.
45 years ago I had them but I had forgotten about the whole things.
The social networking apps that are really fronts for dating apps are a poor substitute for PPW.
(note: some inmates now may have access to email/secure messaging services).
This site is designed to quickly and easily connect you with inmates whose backgrounds and interests may inspire you to pick up a pen and become pen pals with them.
To start your search for an inmate pen pal, simply click on either the male or female link above.
This will open up a page of small photos, listing their name and what state they are from.
Let's give them a reason to hope for a better future.
Men and women who are incarcerated can benefit enormously from becoming pen pals with people on the outside.
If it wasn't for you, then I would never have met what I am hoping will turn out to be my best friend forever.
I will certainly promote your site to everyone, whether they want to know or not!!
All of the inmates who are listed here enjoy getting letters; especially those letters which help build their confidence.