Founded in 2005, Dating4Disabled is a global website with the express aim of bringing disabled people together across forums, blogs and chat rooms.
Designed for use by disabled people only, the site tries to create an inclusive atmosphere in which people feel safe to express themselves.
You can now fill out your profile and start searching for matches while you’re on the bus, waiting in line at the post office, or having drinks at the bar. It doesn’t matter if you want to make new friends, find someone to hook up with, or get into a serious relationship — these 12 dating apps are perfect for anyone within the LGBT community.
Zoosk is exploding in popularity with LGBT singles, and it boasts one of the slickest apps on the market.
As a mainstream dating website, both disabled and non-disabled people use the service.
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With an estimated 1,000 online dating sites in existence, however, it can be hard to sift through all the options and decide which is the best site.
Creating online dating profiles helps consumers carefully consider potential matches.
Disability Match UK is one of the biggest websites out there when it comes to disability dating.
While most of the 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 smart phones and tablets, meaning it is easy to browse potential matches wherever you are in the world.
It’s free to register and its users can share stories and meet like-minded individuals, making the site as much a social network as it is a dating site.