Members join together for regional conferences, in providing support and resources to members of the community, and in raising awareness about issues that affect short statured individuals and their families.
The private local LPA Facebook Group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/lpadistrict8/) serves to support all members involved in the dwarfism community, through the facilitation of group discussions, announcements of events and activities, connecting families, and sharing personal stories. Like or follow the page to follow the discussion, post and comment.
Accessible Location: No
|Type of Organization||Nonprofit (501c3)|
|Categories||Advocacy, Conferences, Disability Specific, Emotional Support, Social Media|
|Services offered in Spanish?||yes|
|Child Care Available?||No|
|Age Range||All Ages|
|Disability Categories||Genetic or Congenital Disorder, Medical Condition|
|Does this organization belong to all disabilities?||No|
|This organization belongs to these diagnoses||Achondroplasia (Dwarfism)|
|Is this a statewide service?||No|
|Contact Name||Sara Wills|
|Email Address||[email protected]|