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Little People of America (LPA) is a nonprofit organization that provides support and information to people of short stature and their families. 

In an effort to be proactive in encouraging public awareness of positive stories of the dwarfism community and in keeping with our mission LPA has declared October National Dwarfism Awareness Month. © 2010 LPA. 

The following states have already passed resolutions calling for October to be Dwarfism Awareness Month: Connecticut, Delaware, Puerto Rico, Missouri, Indiana, Oklahoma, Illinois, Massachusetts, Kansas, Mississippi, New Mexico, New York, New Jersey, and California, and Arizona, Rhode Island, Maryland, South Carolina, Maine, New Hampshire, Ohio and Michigan.