Here at Pigeonly, we’ve talked a lot about the many different options you have for keeping in touch with your incarcerated loved one, such as: Sending them photographs and picturesSending them books, magazines, and other reading materialSending them money to use at the commissaryVisiting them in person Of course, to be able to do any of these things, you first need to know exactly ... Continue Reading
Support for families affected by incarceration.
We have already written on how to write a support letter for parole board, but we also do understand that it just may not be enough to have a good idea on writing the best letter you possibly can for your loved one. So in this article, we list a few parole letter samples that we think can be helpful for you. Please don’t copy these examples word by word as your situation is probably 9 times ... Continue Reading
If you recently have been put in probation and you are wanting to know the ins and outs, well in this article you’re going to learn more about what is probation or if someone you know has gotten probation this article will also help you better inform your loved one as well. We’ll cover a few crucial topics that we think you should be aware of ... Remember that failing to have a ... Continue Reading
Occasionally, we want to showcase the voice of the prison wife in her own words. She may be a wife or a girlfriend or a loved one. But it is important for us to recognize that when her man does time, she does time, too. Hello to all my fellow Prison Wives, Fiancees, and Girlfriends! Let me start off by introducing myself! My name is Brandy Beisel, and my husband, Jason Beisel, is currently ... Continue Reading
Occasionally, we want to showcase the voice of the prison wife in her own words. She may be a wife or a girlfriend or a loved one. But it is important for us to recognize that when her man does time, she does time, too. What I miss about my man is the way that I could talk to him about anything and he would never judge me in any form or fashion…. It has been hard these past few years ... Continue Reading
How to Send Money to An Inmate Online? Having a loved one behind bars can make you feel pretty helpless. Aside from the occasional phone call or visit, you might think there’s not much you can do to keep their spirits up. But there is. If you’ve never been incarcerated, you’ve probably never thought about how inmates use money while inside a prison cell. The truth is, prisoners ... Continue Reading
Coming up with encouraging words for someone in jail can be challenging, especially if you're not sure where to begin or it's your first time sending a letter to an inmate. Keep in mind that just by you sending a letter means a lot because just hearing your name at mail call will definitely put a smile on your inmate. Even if you just send a quick note like saying “hi how have you been?” ... Continue Reading