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.
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.
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.
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.