Statement of Employment Support for People with Dwarfism
Little People of America (LPA) would like to extend its support to the plaintiffs in two Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) lawsuits, both involving women with dwarfism. Employment discrimination remains a key issue in our community. LPA is dedicated to raising awareness around employment issues that face people with dwarfism and fully supports its members’ pursuit of any and all career opportunities.
Advocacy and Community Outreach
LPA is committed to growing our community outreach and advocacy programs.
Advocacy Members would:
1. Be the first point of contact for advocacy concerns and questions in their respective districts.
Community Outreach Members would:
1. Be trained to hold community outreach workshops in their community. This might include speaking at a school, an employer or a medical facility.