We’re exploring love in many forms with first-hand accounts from the frontlines of dating, marriage, intimacy and friendship, all with people living—and loving—with disabilities or challenges like long-distance romance. ) But they all agreed that once people talk and get past questions or concerns, love is love—sometimes it’s messy but mostly it’s marvelous. #Ask Easter Seals Q&A on Romantic Relationships with Autism We had a great Twitter chat about finding love with autism.
Does it seem more difficult to find love if you have a disability? Be sure to check out our recap to get tips on love, dating and more from two couples with autism. Spouses With Autism Share Both Sides of Their Love Story Anita and Abraham, a married couple who both have ASD, give a "He Said, She Said" take on their story. How to Make the First Date Great When Dating with a Disability Amy Taklif, a medical social worker, offers first date etiquette and advice on how to stay true to yourself while looking for love. The Dos and Don'ts of Digitally Finding Love Easterseals Thrive's Erin Hawley has tried online dating with websites for people with disabilities, general online dating websites as well as social media. Online Dating 101 with a Disability Read on to learn how Erin took charge of her love life.
Read Bridget and George’s love story Bridget’s Top 5 Dating Tips for People with Disabilities Bridget’s Top 5 Tips for Dating Someone with a Disability Here are a few romantic, unique, and even funny stories of marriage proposals, plus life after the wedding.
Unique marriage proposals A Wedding, A Wheelchair and No Worries Palmer Harston Williams shares her love story and her creative ideas for planning a wheelchair accessible wedding. Marriage after 50 Years Two couples share the ups and downs of marriage after 50 years. Seeing Beyond the Disability Elizabeth Wampler stumbled into love with Steve, an adventurous sportsman with cerebral palsy (CP).
He often navigates the world with a wheelchair or a mountain-climbing harness while Elizabeth takes on life with the kind of humor and honesty that may make you blush and befriend her all at once. A Webinar for Military Couples on Intimacy Have you heard?
We have a new webinar on intimacy and relationships for military couples. Get Sara’s 6 Secrets for Bridging Military Separations.
Our free webinar addresses questions on how to identify and meet the emotional needs of your partner and more. Long-Distance Romance Sara Heidenheimer shares how she and her husband kept the love and respect for each other strong through his four tours of duty while in the U. Bonding Over Disability and Then Some Shayne and Kristen have been friends since they were 3 years old, connecting over school, movies and even their shared disability. A Nurse and Friend Ben Trockman finds independence while being cared for by his nurse and friend. A Sister's Love Mary Sykes gives a first-hand account on caring for her sister who has Down syndrome. Brothers and Sisters First-hand quotes from brothers with sisters who are living with disabilities such as Down syndrome.
Read these touching quotes on siblings who have disabilities.Stay tuned for new blogs on relationships all month.Here are some new blogs, along with some favorite blog posts on intimacy and disability from this past year.Dating Factory, who have over 11 million active members worldwide, have been working alongside LLC (owners of Relationship.com) to produce a brand new dating site aimed at attracting predominantly women in their twenties and thirties and men in their thirties and forties.supports online daters with a dating blog and next month will see the launch of a fully fledged social media campaign which is being managed by UK based agency Just Search.LLC chose Dating Factory following an extensive search for a dating platform that could offer them the flexibility and scope to develop a truly unique dating website, capable of being rolled out Worldwide.