A Caring World

Cards and Letters

Cradle Cincinnati
Send nice and friendly letters to pregnant women in need of emotional support. The agency will take them and distribute them to pregnant women in Cincinnati. When you get to the homepage, put your cursor on Help Now, and then click on Letters of Love.

Cards for Hospitalized Kids
Put a smile on the face of a sick child by making a card. Mail the card to an agency in Chicago, and it will be forwarded to a sick child. Make sure you check out the FAQ page for details.

Post Pals
When you get to the site, click on the How You Can Help section. This is an agency based in the United Kingdom. However, if you do not want to pay foreign postage, you can send an email. The site states "send a cheerful card, letter, email, or even a little gift to the child via the address on their page."

Love for the Elderly
When you send letters and cards to Love for the Elderly, the agency sends them "to various nursing homes, hospices, and assisted living facilities, where they are then distributed to seniors who are in need of a little extra love" (About page).

Soldier's Angels
There are various programs that involve sending things to families of deployed soldiers, or the soldiers themselves. Some programs involve cards and letters. Other programs include sending little gifts. Some programs involve both.

Adopt a US Soldier
Offer emotional support to a soldier by writing to him or her on a regular basis. Your cards and letters will make a big difference.


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Graphic: The Opened Letter by Sharon Lee Hudson

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