Dating service for disabled
It has now launched in the US as well, so members can view profiles from people in both countries.
It is also one of the few dating sites used to connect singles on the latest series of the hit TV show, The Undateables.
With the online dating industry now worth billions, the market has expanded rapidly to try and meet the needs of everyone who is looking for love.
From uniform dating to websites that cater specifically for tall people, or those with a gluten intolerance, there really is a site out there for everyone.
Although we first published this article in 2015, we have updated it in 2018 with the latest information and latest disability dating sites.
If Valentine’s Day saw you alone this year, wishing that you had someone to shower with overpriced chocolates and large teddy bears, then perhaps it is time to explore online dating.
So what do websites that are aimed specifically at disabled people offer, and who is using them?
We’ve compiled a list of some of the biggest disability dating sites out there, and thrown in a general dating website too, as there’s no need to restrict yourself to disability-specific websites if you don’t want to.
Disabled Dating 4U started in the UK back in 2009 as a small site, but has since grown in popularity and claims to have thousands of new members joining it each day.
Disability Match UK is one of the biggest dating websites.
While most websites users have some sort of disability, the site is also open to non-disabled users, who in the sites own words; “look beyond an obvious disability and focus on the whole person and a possible relationship they might enjoy.” The website has also been adapted for smartphones and tablets, meaning it is easy to browse potential matches wherever you are in the world.
Tell them about the little details that attracted you to their online dating profile or discuss your shared interests. Read our advice articles to make your profile as attractive as possible and find tips on how to break the ice. Privacy: The information you provide will be used by International Limited and/or Dating Limited, Meetic’s group companies (by which we mean Meetic, any parent company of Meetic, and any subsidiaries of Meetic or its parent company), and their service providers located within and outside of the European Union (described herein as, the “Meetic Group”) in order to provide you with access to the Meetic Services.