Short men and women often find it difficult to find information, clothes, and accessories that
are suitable for themselves. Here are some resources that you may find useful.
Manufacturers typically make clothes and accessories for people whose height is in the normal
range of the bell curve. Stores that sell clothes and accessories specifically for short men are rare.
There are more stores that sell clothes and accessories to petite women but it may still be difficult to
find fashionable clothes for very short women. Here's what we found.
There are also a few Web sites that sell, list or discuss non-clothing products for short people.
Short men often have a difficult time dating and forming relationships.
In this section you will find
tips for successful dating, a list of the top online personals
with analysis of their features a short man will find useful,
a list of books on the topic for further reading,
and a list of Gay & Bisexual sites for
Discussion groups include chat rooms and mailing lists. Almost 60 groups are
listed in four
categories: Short Stature, Dwarfism, Dwarfism Medical Conditions and Height Increase.
Organizations & Blogs
There are a growing number of organizations & blogs for short people.
Stories & Observations
This is a diverse collections of stories, observations and advice about being short.
We've only come across one counselor who deals with short stature issues but hope to locate others over time.
Read about the few government jurisdictions that have equal employment laws for height.
Monthly Opinion Polls
From June 2002 to May 2003, we conducted monthly opinion polls. The polls went on hiatus because of a lack of good questions so if you have any suggestions for future polls, please let us know.
The Web sites listed on this page can be used to find people's height.
Other resources associated with short stature.