It takes patience, understanding, and open conversation to deal with a partner's erectile dysfunction (ED). First, treat the situation with compassion and comfort, stressing that ED is a common problem and not a sign of how desirable your partner is.
Encourage them to get professional help, like talking to a doctor or an expert like a urologist, to find and deal with any possible root reasons. Create a safe and open space where people can talk about their feelings and worries. Take part in care together, go to meetings, and work on finding answers as a group. Recognize that emotional closeness goes beyond physical action and keep it up through love and talking. Remember that ED is a problem that both of you are facing, and that working together to solve it can make your relationship stronger.