Welcome to Little People of America

Little People of America (LPA) is a nonprofit organization that provides support and information to people of short stature and their families. LPA is only able to continue our work with support from members, friends and family. Please consider making a donation today.  

This video highlights the reasons to be a member of LPA.  You are important. Your membership is important.  Come join us!


Benefits of Membership

Membership is available to individuals with a medical diagnosis of dwarfism or form of short stature, as well as their families, grandparents, relatives, and all medical professionals.  Benefits of membership include: peer, parent, and medical support at the chapter, regional and national level; discounted rates at the National conference; advocacy; LPA Today quarterly magazine; college scholarships and support; adoption and conference attendance grants; friendship and connections; referrals to medical care by dwarfism specialists; and general support for the dwarfism community.  

Research Opportunity for Adults with Skeletal Dysplasia

LPA is supporting a Health and Wellness study for the LP community. It is a survey to help understand the current physical and mental health of adults with skeletal dysplasias. :https://apps.nemoursresearch.org/redcap/surveys. Please enter this access code to start the survey: RTTXW9XK8
For questions regarding the rights of research participants call Nemours Office of Human Subjects Protection: 904-697-4023.