Stitch “will match you up with people that they think have similar interests, and then you can either say whether you want to find out more about that person or not, and then you just strike up a conversation, which is how Doug and I started – we did this for many months.
We were pen pals,” Tracy says, laughing, with Main at her side.
It’s no secret that intimacy and relationships are the most important part of life.
They are crucial throughout our lives, but especially in our latter life for happiness, health and overall well-being.
“Years ago when people got to their fifties they'd start thinking it was pipe and slippers time," says Paula Hall from relationship counsellors Relate.
"But increasing longevity means people have more time up their sleeves now, and they're thinking more about what they really want to do with that time."notes that “over-50 is one of the biggest areas of divorce now,'' presumably as people realise ''they still have a lot of life, a long life to live.' Unlike previous generations who ''did not have options,'' today's older dating population seem to have nothing but opportunity.
That is why online dating is so huge for this age group.
It is the place to hang out, like college was.” Indeed, so-called 'senior' dating is the fastest growing online dating group, year after year.
We also have a Trust & Safety team dedicated to monitoring the site, and we work with our members by providing safe dating tips and resources on our website and blog e H Advice.
We use your search criteria and personality to introduce you to other like-minded members, while our team check each new profile to make sure those you see are genuine. Indeed, those aged 50 today are free to be more active and outgoing than their predecessors.
With a third of our members aged 50 , Elite Singles can help you safely and easily find someone special. As people start living longer, healthier lives, it's only natural that middle-age stereotypes in Ireland are changing.
e Harmony is committed to helping senior men and women find love every day.
We know that companionship is important to you and we want to help you find someone you’re truly compatible with.