Rald Institute has provided in kind and volunteer services for at risk and special needs children citywide since the mid 1980s, using certified, licensed specialists (e.g., Reading and Behavior Specialists, Speech Pathologists, Social Workers, Psychologists) with experience monitoring schools and advocating for children. Additionally, Rald Institute provides art workshops and exhibitions that promote positive self-esteem via creative expression and cultural awareness.

Rald Institute’s historical use of art as an interdisciplinary vehicle for instruction assures that children of all ability levels and learning styles including visual can learn in self-directed approaches, both in schools and in out of school workshops and exhibitions.