Prisoners’ Penfriends makes it possible for volunteers to write safely to prisoners, giving friendship, hope – and a reminder of the outside world.


Prisoners' Penfriends receives no government funding and is heavily reliant upon the generosity of private individuals.

Prisoners’ Penfriends currently has enough volunteers and does not wish to recruit any more at this time.
For independent research on the value of what we do, see:

Warwick University Report