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Am I ready to Date?

We hear from a lot of people at loveisrespect who wonder if they’re making the right decision when it comes to whether they should date someone in particular, or anyone at all. The answer we give is always the same: only you can decide what’s best for you!

Any healthy relationship (romantic or otherwise) is based on trust, open and honest communication, respect and equality–and everyone deserves that. But there’s nothing wrong with being single! We know that society puts a ton of pressure on people to pair up, but every individual is unique and has different wants, needs and goals, so it’s totally ok if being in a relationship isn’t what you want right now. It’s super important to trust your gut instincts when it comes to dating.

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