Dating sites for people with disabilities are handicap over 40
Our Time.com), a site specially customized to meet the needs of singles over the age of 50.
By combining the membership of some of IAC's existing dating sites that cater specifically to singles 50 and up, Our launched with an initial user base of more than one million members.
our mission is to harness the power of interactivity to make daily life easier and more productive for people all over the world.
Let's face it: How do you drop that bomb on a potential love interest? She considered a number of online dating venues, but she says asked too many questions on its enrollment form, e Harmony was too "religious," and My Space was too much of a "hookup zone." "I wanted to meet men with my same diagnosis so we wouldn't [need to] have 'the talk,' or fear of rejection and transmitting," she says.
"Most of us with this don't wish to spread it." Despite -- or perhaps because of -- the economic downturn, the billion-dollar online dating industry has been booming. While sites like and e Harmony don't discriminate, they also don't cater to people like Lana who are coping with sexually transmitted diseases, disabilities, or mental health conditions.
The rapid growth, which included a 400% increase in this member segment on People Media sites alone, prompted a newly energized approach to the category."This growing segment has clearly embraced online dating," said Greg Blatt, CEO of IAC.
"Our approach with any demographic category is to provide online dating choices, and this is no exception.
Thousands credit the sites with introducing them to that special someone with whom they can enjoy this tremendously fulfilling chapter of their lives. These specialty sites provide a customized experience for those who wish to date within a specific demographic.