Portsmouth Multi-Purpose Senior Center

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

The Thrift Shop is open Monday - Thursday 10:00-1:00 p.m. Donations by appointment only.

Services Available to Members

In addition to the Thrift Shop and Grab and Go Sandwiches, the Pool Room, Library and Craft/Lab Room is open.  Please call the office or stop by to get the monthly list of activities.


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 (Only Grab and Go Sandwiches Available at this time)

The Senior Center offers nutritional "Grab and Go" sandwiches to those 60 years and older or the disabled, available at noon Monday to Friday.  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 $3.00.