The site has the ability to match users based not only on interests and geographic locations but also by disability and similar challenges.
It's goal is to create a supportive environment that allows people to create meaningful friendships and romantic relationships.Launched in 2014, Special Bridge is an online social community that serves as a disabled dating site and friend finder for people with disabilities. Special Bridge is an online community of family and friends; people with like interests that are in search of friends to hang out with or a special person to share special times. Dating sites exclusively designed and regularly updated for disabled people are largely non-existent. The challenge with any dating site comes with finding people with the same interests and abilities. Most, if not all, dating sites these days are not a great fit for those with disabilities.Lauren Robbins, whose sister, Jaclyn, has epilepsy and learning disabilities, understands how difficult it can be for disabled singles to meet new people who will accept them for who they are — which is why she and her husband, Michael, created Special Bridge.A private dating site and social community for disabled people of all ability levels, Special Bridge addresses their emotional, social, and physical needs — and helps them find their perfect match, whether it’s for friendship or a romantic relationship.