Welcome. This is the place of Rato - ADCC, a portuguese youth organization directed for the promotion of Information of Society.


There is no cost in helping! If you belong to a company ou even individualy, you can help even without money. ClicK here for more information about the advantages of a partnership with Rato - ADCC.


Rato - ADCC is a youth organization that aims to be the engine for youth volunteering in which young people can participate, organize or promote various activities that are related to themes as Information Technology and Youth Participation.

The association welcomes young people, who have the wish to develop their volunteer activity, do their curricular internship or keep their vacations and free time occupied, by giving some basic conditions. In addition to the national volunteering initiatives, Rato - ADCC is also a hosting and sending organization within the EVS (European Voluntary Service) programme.

The volunteering activities in Rato – ADCC are organized as follows:

Pool of volunteering trainers

This group aims at supporting various training activities undertaken by the association, in partnership with different official bodies and organizations. So if you think that it is possible to combat infoexclusion, and would like to collaborate with us in this project, contact us... Click here for more information.

V3M - Volunteering for the Millennium III

V3M is an initiative of the association in which the young people between 17 to 30 years can participate in developing projects and activities undertaken by Rato – ADCC. Click here for more information.

Curricular internships and trainees

The association hosts interns and trainees in the field of cultural animation (in the development of youth activities) and Information and Communication Technologies (web design and development of multimedia projects). Click here for more information.

European Voluntary Service

EVS is a programme for any young person aged 18 to 30 the opportunity to participate in projects with topics as diverse as Sports, Environment, Media and Communication and much more ... It is an opportunity to get to know a new country, a new language, new friends ... new horizons! No cost.

Rato - ADCC is an accredited organization to send and host volunteers in the scope of EVS. For more information, please consult Sending Volunteers and Hosting Volunteers.



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