Portsmouth Multi-Purpose Senior Center


Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the Senior Center has remained closed, with only a meal site at our address - 110 Bristol Ferry Road.  Meals need to be made with a 24-hour reservation.  Participants can call Cynthia (Director-Portsmouth Senior Center) at 401-683-4106.  If no answer, call 401-297-6102.

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Mission Statement

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.

Thrift Shop & Fitness Center (NOT OPEN AT THIS TIME)

The Thrift Shop is open Monday - Friday 9:30-12:00 p.m. 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.  Use the New Member Form to join us or renew your membership with the Membership Renewal Form now!  Memberships run from July 1 to June 30 each year.

The Portsmouth Cafe (NOT OPEN AT THIS TIME)

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.