Click on this photo and their personal ad will open. When you find a prisoner you would like to correspond with, simply write directly to them using the mailing address listed under the photo in their ad. Keep in mind that all the information you see is provided by the prisoners themselves.
We do not guarantee the accuracy of this information.
Your efforts could very well be the difference between someone going out and changing their life, or ending up back in prison.
Additional Information All institutions have different guidelines as to what an inmate may receive or send through the mail.
To start your search for an inmate pen pal, simply click on an age group located on the left side of either the male or female sections.
This will open up a page of small photos, listing their name and what state they are from.
Never send anything laminated (polaroid photos, etc.), stickers, or money - until you know the rules of a particular institution.
We have been the trusted prison penpal site to list inmates for many years.Receiving letters also helps to eliminate the monotony that goes along with being incarcerated and helps time pass more quickly.Inmates who establish and maintain positive relationships with people outside of prison are less likely to return to prison in the future, also improving the inmates chances of successfully reintegrating into society when released.As a pen pal, you can offer encouragement and motivation for an inmate to make positive changes in his or her life. What greater gift could you give someone than hope?Finally, locating and communicating with a prison pen pal can benefit society as well.