But now I feel ready to start dating again and would love to find a partner that I can maybe share a future with.
I refuse to sit on the shelf anymore and give in to a solitary future because of my HIV! Unfortunately, I have not had very good reactions when I have disclosed my HIV status and have been the victim of ignorant gossip as a result.
It is good that you want to start dating again. The shock from an HIV diagnosis often makes people want to wait before dating again. Sometimes it takes time to build up the strength and confidence to want to do this. Deciding to meet other positive people has a lot of advantages and one of the easiest ways to make contact with people is to use the internet.
The community forums at poz.
This might be a good place to start. You do not have to live alone just because of your HIV status.
There are many people in a similar situation just like you, but they have managed to find someone that they can share and enjoy their lives with. This is a very encouraging and a positive step that you have made towards your future. Community-based sites are likely to be better that commercial sites that require fees.
Most community sites though include options to access more feature by subscribing.
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If the forums here are not helpful, you could start a discussion to see whether other members have found other sites helpful. There are lots of online resources about internet dating that talk about how to do this safely.
For people with HIV, it is even more complicated than you can think. The easiest and probably practical way is to join one of the dating sites. HIV People Meet understands that having an STD doesn't mean you can, or shouldn't, find love. This free dating site allows.
This includes taking care when giving out personal information and if you get to the point of wanting to meet, to do this in a public place, with a friend knowing your plans. The check list at this link is a good overview if you are new to meeting people by internet. Yes I know it can be hard, but its very possible. You could start with the forums at poz.
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It was worth the wait! And it wouldn't have happened without your website. I continue to appreciate the POZ News Desk articles, but am especially grateful that you gave me the opportunity to meet the love of my life.
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