How to Write a Get-Well Letter

Your goal is to express warm feelings of care and concern

by WriteExpress Staff Writers
  1. Express your regret that the person is ill or injured.
  2. Communicate your sincere concern and reassure the reader of your support.
  3. Indicate your hope and assurance that the person will get well soon.
  4. If desired, you could express your sincere appreciation to the person for being a good friend, trusted colleague, kind neighbor, positive role model, or the like.
  5. If appropriate, mention that the person is missed. You might also mention specific things you miss about the person, such as his/her warm sense of humor or his/her habit of bringing office treats to weekly meetings.
  6. Close your letter by reiterating your hope that the reader will have a speedy recovery.

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