The Center is a private, non-profit community focal point for residents of Newport County and surrounding communities where older persons can come together for services and/or activities which enhance their dignity, reflect their experience and skills, support their independence, encourage their involvement in and with the Center and the community, and respond to their diverse needs and interests.
Location and Hours
Located at 110 Bristol Ferry Road in Portsmouth, the Senior Center is open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday. The office is closed for lunch from 12 to 1:00 p.m.
The Thrift Shop is also open Monday to Friday 9:30-noon and 1:00-3:00 p.m.
The Fitness Center is available daily 9:00 a.m-3:30 p.m., free to members only. Please check in with the office prior to using the room.
You do not have to be a Portsmouth resident to join, but you must be 55 years or older. Annual membership dues are just $15.
The Portsmouth Cafe
The Senior Center offers full course, nutritional meals served to those 60 years and older or the disabled at noon Monday to Friday at the Portsmouth Cafe, and reservations are required 24 hours in advance. Call 401-683-4106. You do not have to be a member of the Senior Center. Suggested donation for the meal is $3