I wanted to reach out and ask Or those who have had relationships or are in one, how did it actually happen for you? But in the current climate I think dating sites are really the only way forward, though I am open to suggestions. I really want to be with someone who understands me and I think definitely that common ground of autism has to be a good thing? I also wondered about the agency they use on The Undateables, but wonder how useful this would be in the current climate really wish this virus would go away!!!
Are you able to pass as NT? Do you think you would be compatible? An easier way to meet people is to join a special interest group where you have something in common to talk about - it's a gentler introduction.
NT Dating sites can be risky because there's a lot of people out there with less-than-honourable intentions and we a vulnerable to their scams - be careful. Thanks for replying.
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She thinks she may know someone who can do it in our garden if we both mask up. I am feeling more hopeful now, anyway. Thanks everyone for your replies. Came back to post here again after a somewhat frustrating evening me and mum had together looking at this subject.
The rates were quite high and no option to pay with PayPal. Mum and I looked a bit more online for sites geared towards autism but found nothing that looked credible, so we are back to square one.
No specific inclusion of autism. But still going to give it a go.
I get that current conditions are not ideal for that. I accept the significant irony of me being part of a thread discussing relationships - I am the least likely person to claim any knowledge or success in this area I've had extraordinary difficulty in the NT world with personal connections and have now settled for simple friendships.
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However, I've been thinking about this a bit. You might want to look at this review of dating sites in the current pandemic: www.
Looking back I remember that people have often said they liked my company because I was so spontaneous. Some have called it "knight's move thinking" - the ability to make a leap of mental connection not common in the NT world. In the work area that I've finally found a niche people have been kind enough to call some of my ideas innovative and on occasion inspiring.
I'm just not limited by what has been done before and my mind is constantly wandering off on 'what if' ideas I wonder if joining one of the really big dating sites ie lots of members and then in your profile describe your best traits. About autism Our schools and services Get involved Professionals Donate.
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