The Here I Am campaign launched on Friday 21 October 2016. Since then we've received loads of fantastic support from the general public as well as some famous faces. Take a look below and see if there's anyone you recognise!

The Edge, musician from U2

Join me in supporting @mencap #HereIAm campaign - Edge

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Chat to Aeren

Got questions about learning disability? Who better to ask than someone who has a learning disability!

We got Aeren to answer some questions. Take a look at the chat to hear her thoughts and experience of having a learning disability...

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Sally Phillips, actress

Rankin, photographer

Jack Whitehall, comedian

Stuggy, social media star

Anto Sharp, social media star

Jo Whiley, broadcaster

Stefan Michalak, social media star

Chris Smalling, footballer

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We've also compiled a selected of Tweets from the public in support of our Here I Am campaign.

Take a look below:

Here I Am: Jan Tregelles

Hear from Jan Tregelles, chief executive of Mencap, on why the Here I Am campaign is so important
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Responses to "the quote"

We read a quote from a leading academic in the 1960’s about babies with Down syndrome to a number of people a learning disability. See what they thought
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Here I Am: Rankin photo shoot

Behind the scenes of the Here I Am photo shoot with Rankin
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