Dating agencies for people with learning disabilities
Originally known as “Stars in the Sky Yorkshire”, the service was developed further by Hft with the help of local funding and now has over 150 members, operates in six different local authority areas, and is set to continue growing Activities take place in local communities and are supported by up to 50 volunteers who are vital to the success of the initiative.
Anyone interested in becoming a member or volunteer can visit the L2MU website or telephone 01924 229120.
And that is what our personalized dating agency offers –we focus on personal development, on coaching and so on.
It is not just : here is someone’s profile –do you like it or not? It is about who you are where you want to be in a year’s time or in two years.
He asked if we also catered to disabled people and we said yes we do, but then we found that there were various problems and issues that disabled people face and we thought it would be a great idea if they had a dating agency specially tailored to meet those needs and find love.” So this person came to you to find a partner but was not successful because of his disability?
We have studied many of them here and abroad and analyzed all the areas that were taken into consideration, and the results of the criteria used.We collected all this information, selected the important areas, according to us, and we work with that.But it is a learning process and the method is still developing.But this we can only offer in our personalized dating agency, it does not work with the agency for disabled clients, because of the difficulties with regard to travel, accessibility and so on.Still, on our website we provide some coaching and some psychological tips, because a lot of people make mistakes when they find the right partner. One sentence –just one sentence -can completely destroy your date.
It is not to say that disabled people can only search for love among other disabled people.