Paraplegic online dating

Most people want to have a happy life, even when they may have to manage how to live with a disability.

Being disabled and dating presents it’s own set of challenges in the dating world, but they can be navigated with kindness, respect, and a bit of humor too.

In the 1978 movie "Coming Home," Sally Hyde, an able-bodied married woman, falls in love with Luke Martin, a wounded Vietnam veteran who uses a wheelchair.

Their developing romance illustrates some of the challenges that occur with dating a man in a wheelchair.

The name Soulful Encounters and the hearts logo are a constant reminder of this Web site's primary mission -- to provide a place where the medically, mentally and physically disabled can nourish their souls and awaken their hearts.

The accident left her a quadriplegic.'Now my most important role - mother to my six-year-old son - has brought the most joy and fulfillment to my life.

Yes, I am a mom on wheels, but as my son knows, to be a parent, you only need a heart.' Under water: Cheryl Price, who suffered a spinal Cord Injury at birth, says, 'I’ve looked up at most of the world from day one, and even from this seated position, I was raised to reach for the stars'Emily is a writer, with a blog, Words I Wheel By, and believes language is of true importance.

His work has appeared both online and in print publications.

He holds a Master of Arts in sociology and a Juris Doctor.