"Free advice, information, support, guidance and counselling for Portlanders"

Tel: 01305 824333

Opening Times

Every day, the Portland Centre offers various Services and Support with different methods of delivery. We try to be as flexible as possible to best assist everyone who needs our help.

Every day (at various times), you can access specific Specialised External Services.

Every weekday morning we operate a drop-in service where anyone, with any issue, can access a Support Worker who will listen, assess and signpost or make a further appointment with a Specialist Advisor or Gateway Advisor who will help you cope with problems and challenges concerning:

Every weekday afternoon is reserved for Specialist Advice and Support Appointments, Counselling Sessions and One-to-One Appointments.

Daily Timetable

Monday
9:00 to 12:30 Drop in  
9:00 to 12:30 Citizens Advice Bureau Pre booked appointments only
1:00 to 3:30 Drop in  
1:00 to 3:30 Citizens Advice Bureau Pre booked appointments only
Tuesday
9:00 to 12:00 Drop in  
10:00 to 12:00 Credit Union - Savings and Loans Drop in Session
10:30 to 11:30 Community Police Support Drop In
1:00 to 4:00 One-to-One Support Pre booked appointments only
Wednesday
9:00 to 12:00 Drop in  
10:00 to 12:00 Specialist Employment Support Pre booked appointments only
1:00 to 4:00 Time Bank Drop In
1:00 to 4:00 Client Visits Pre booked appointments only
Thursday
9:00 to 12:00 Drop in  
10:00 to 12:00 Housing Issues Drop In
1:00 to 4:00 Specialist Support Pre booked appointments only
1:00 to 4:00 Read-Easy Pre booked appointments only
Friday
9:00 to 12:00 Drop in  
1:00 to 4:00 Counselling Sessions Pre booked appointments only