It’s no secret that intimacy and relationships are the most important part of life.

Generally senior centers offer a calendar of events and special celebrations during the holidays.

Senior community centers are an excellent way to meet others with similar interest in your community.

I started this site as a resource for the many older women and men who are seeking love and companionship in their golden years.

Every day, thousands of senior people meet other mature adults through the senior personals but for many of them, it’s their first online experience and they don’t know where to begin.

Dating coaches and matchmakers seems to make sense and break the barrier for many seniors.” About 90% of the estimated 3,000 matchmakers in the United States will work with seniors, though not necessarily exclusively, said Lisa Clampitt, co-founder of the Matchmaking Institute, which trains professional matchmakers.

But there are not as many men as women simply because women typically outlive men. In fact, ,500 is the starting cost for many matchmaking services as these coaches tend to include personality tests, spiritual background information as well as cater to niche demographics.

Whether choosing an expert service, moving to an independent living community or searching online works for your situation — it’s important to find your ‘joie de vivre’ by seizing the day. Dana Larsen is a writer, artist, editor, dancer and food-enthusiast living in the Pacific Northwest.

Originally from Alaska, Dana has a passion for the outdoors and finding life’s next adventure.

Learn more about today’s matchmakers for senior citizens.