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Estelle Shields is the mother of four sons, the eldest of whom has lived with a severe intellectual disability from birth. Estelle has campaigned for services for the disabled both locally and nationally and was a small part of the movement to establish the National Disability Insurance Scheme. She is a foundation member of RASAID, a group of families who envisioned and achieved a pioneering clustered housing development for people with an intellectual disability in the Ryde area. Estelle lives with her husband in Sydney and is rewarded daily in her career as a piano teacher.