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Through that work, Dowling has seen that older adults want to find companionship, a word he uses specifically and often instead of “dating” or “love.”"In one community in northern California, we were asked ‘Do you know who’s single here? "This got us thinking that technology to help people connect to their existing families is really only part of the battle.
Just as important is helping them find companionship as they age."Tapestry wasn't designed to help people find companions, so he came up with a new service, Stitch, an online community designed to help senior citizens find each other.
And in this day of online/mobile dating, it can be terrifying and exhausting.
You can fill out endless questionnaires about your beliefs and morals for a mathematically arranged match (Ok Cupid), find mutual single friends via Facebook (Hinge), or do what humans have been doing for time immemorial: look for someone good looking (Tinder).
Of course, there’s no one-size-fits-all, but their number one criteron make sense to us: an emphasis in profile questions on mutual interests and honest self-representation over looks and sexual prowess.
“[It’s] a misconception that only young people seem to have, so we’re actually okay with it,” he said.For those who don’t have the option or simply don’t want to meet other singles through family and friends, here are the top five ways seniors are finding love in 2017 for those who are seeking friendship, intimacy or love: There’s one notable way in which the dating scene has changed since most seniors were last dating — the Internet.