Little People

This is screwed up. Dwarves are still the butt of jokes. It’s one of the last bastions of acceptable prejudice. Not just by people who’ve had too much to drink in England and want to throw a person. But by media, everything...You can say no. You can not be the object of ridicule - Peter Dinklage

Little People
Little People

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Learning to live in the face of adversity may not be easy and it certainly isn’t impossible. Here’s the thing – easy doesn’t last. Being authentic and open about life’s hard little intricacies is my call to arms for those around me who are also stared down by hardship, pain and judgment.

We are born knowing how to trust our instincts; breathing deeply, living without reservation and loving without holding back. Then we learn from our surroundings and replace our inherent understandings with negative beliefs, fear, guilt, shame and self-doubt.

One of the most terrible diseases that plagues this world is indifference. Here I am, standing on little legs, with a big heart to…

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Little people, also known as dwarves, LPs, and people of short stature, are a diverse group. They came from all walks of life, representing all ethnicities, sexual orientations, genders, religious groups, and class backgrounds. Dwarfism - which is defined by an adult height of 4' 10" or under - is caused by over 200 different medical conditions. 70 percent of cases are the result of achondroplasia, which affects affects between 1 in 15,000 to 1 in 40,000 people worldwide.

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Growing Stronger is a not-for-profit group dedicated to improving the quality of medical care of little people through research.

Little People of the World

I want to personally welcome all of you to the Little People of the World Organization. We are here to resolve issues that for a long time have been suppressed, and focus on the struggles that are upon us each day. Our future generations will continue to have the struggles and hard times. Our organization has been placed to help everyone we can all around the world.

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I am a preschool teacher living in Central California. I am also the wife of a preacher and the mother of two teenage boys. While some days I want to work somewhere where no children poke me and say, “Teacher, Teacher, Teacher….”, I for the most part love my job working with the Little People.

Understanding Dwarfism

The Understanding Dwarfism Program started after Jimmy and Darlene Korpai were informed that their daughter has a form of dwarfism. Being average sized parents, they knew absolutely nothing about dwarfism. Unfortunately, they knew this to be a fact with the majority of our population. It has, therefore, become their mission to figure out creative ways to help educate the general public and help raise awareness to create a brighter future for their daughter and all those that share in this difference – dwarfism.


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Little People of America

LPA is dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with dwarfism throughout their lives while celebrating with great pride Little People’s contribution to social diversity. LPA strives to bring solutions and global awareness to the prominent issues affecting individuals of short stature and their families.

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Human Growth Foundation (HGF) is a national non-profit organization whose mission is to help children with disorders of growth and adults with growth hormone deficiency by providing research, education, support, and advocacy.


Achondroplasia is a form of short-limbed dwarfism. The word achondroplasia literally means "without cartilage formation."

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