Are you thinking of dating again after divorce or bereavement? Here’s how to get your groove back

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Dating later in life can still be rewarding and provide the companionship, affection and support you’re looking for.
Dating later in life can still be rewarding and provide the companionship, affection and support you’re looking for.
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It can be quite a shock to the system, being in the dating game again decades after you were “single and ready to mingle”.

After years of the comfortable companionship that marriage can provide, finding yourself suddenly single and out there trying to meet people can be nerve-racking and leave you feeling vulnerable and unsure of yourself.

Whether you’re single again due to death or divorce, dating later in life has unique challenges.

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