“You need to find someone who understands trials and tribulations of someone in recovery.Both Kole and Williams were inspired to start sober dating websites from their own recovery experiences.
You don’t have to explain yourself.” Forest Williams, owner of recoverydate.com, agreed.
“Dating is hard enough, but dating in recovery is even harder,” he said.
But I don’t like to date within the meetings because if it doesn’t work out it makes it odd and it can be uncomfortable,” he said.
“Which is why we created recovery date, to really help find people who are likeminded.” Love Sober Dating and Recovery Date both match individuals who are in recovery with romantic partners.
Addicts should also be aware that while dating someone else in recovery can be a great support system, it can also lead to being triggered to relapse by your partners behavior.