The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) has established a special address where people can send condolences to those affected by the tragic shootings in Newtown, CT last week.
Persons wishing to send expressions of comfort and concern to Newtown, CT should address them to:
Messages of Condolence for Newtown
PO Box 3700
Newtown CT 06470
"We understand that there is an outpouring of support for everyone in the Newtown area and we hope to make it easier for those who wish to send encouragement and messages of compassion to those affected," said Kimberly J. Peters, Connecticut Valley District Manager for the U.S. Postal Service in a Facebook posting, adding, "Through letters and cards, families will be able to hold that friendship in their hands and to read those kind words at a time and place that supports their pace of healing."