North Carolina senior citizens searching for pen pals during pandemic

North Carolina senior citizens searching for pen pals during pandemic

NORTH CAROLINA — If you are looking for a hobby in quarantine, there’s one that might lift your spirits as well as someone else’s.

Residents at a North Carolina nursing home are looking for pen pals.

Victorian Senior Care’s 14 care facilities across the state have been closed to visitors for months in order to protect its residents from the coronavirus.

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The center has not had any confirmed COVID-19 cases, but residents said it has been getting pretty lonely.

Some are looking for like-minded pen pals who enjoy music, reading, or sports.

If you are interested, you can find the resident you have the most in common with here.