Human writes is a uk-based non-profit organization, coordinating penpals for prisoners on death row in the usa the website displays art and writing produced by the. Letters to prisoners ministry prison letter ministry brief list of guidelines for writing to prisoners. You can contact a prisoner by writing to them normally there’s no limit on the number of letters you can send most letters sent to and from prison are checked by. Prison is built on a logic of isolation and disconnection letters between pen pals are almost always exchanged for the opposite purpose and with the opposite effect. Founded in 1971, the pen prison writing program believes in the restorative, rehabilitative power of writing and provides hundreds of inmates across the country with.
We encourage you to write a few simple lines in english the prisoner or one of his or her cellmates may be able to understand it (note: when writing, please do not. Jean basinger has been writing to iowa inmates for 30 years, because she doesn't want them to feel forgotten. 1 how do i write to an inmate all correspondence addressed to inmates must be sent by us postal service mail correspondence sent by other courier or delivery. You may select from the various phrases and scripture verses we have provided these will be translated in the appropriate language we also encourage you to write a.
Leeds abc have produced a new 'writing to prisoners' laflet basic text follows, and it can also be downloaded as a pdf, or a hard copy can be obtained by sending an. The site encourages writing directly to inmates or sending a first message through its while writeaprisonercom does not allow inmates any form of actual. Why write to someone in prison every man is worth more than his worst day every man in prison today is in there for his weakest moment, his gravest mistake, his.
Includes profiles and photos of incarcerated men and women seeking correspondence and companionship ads are categorized by age all addresses are free. My name is clinton, and i have been on death row for eight years only recently have i started to dip my toe into the proverbial pool of pen-paling.
You can help cpp is a faith based ministry which depends on donations to help with the costs of mailing we need your help to keep this service available to inmates. Write an inmate - free inmate penpal listings 39k likes loneliness is one of the greatest challenges they face each day mail call may be the lowest.