Glad that you found your way here!
There is a richness of knowledge and experience here to draw upon. While every data point is not a success, often failure has just about as much to teach us as success. It is important to remember that this is a journey. Absolutely no points for speed!! When significant changes to our lives are considered, they need residence time in order for us to settle into them.
Also, under “Social” in the menu is where you can search for members in the DC area.