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Portland Freedom - Day Centre Service

Portland Freedom has been designed to meet your specific individual requirements. We offer Short-Stay Breaks, Independent Living Programmes, Assisted Living Programmes and Day Centre Services, all with a range of bespoke and structured schedules.

Day Centre Service

Based on the Portland College campus, we are specialist providers for people with physical and learning disabilities. Our Day Centre operates a non-residential service 9am – 4pm, 5 days a week, 50 weeks a year, which is registered with our Local Authority.

Your structured and individual timetable will be built around four key themes:

  • Independence – decision making, managed risk-taking, learning and involvement, discussion and leisure
  • Health and Wellbeing – exercise, sport, diet, nutrition and relaxation
  • Self Realisation – creativity, self-expression and challenge
  • Social Inclusion – relationships, trust, friendships and enjoyment

Daily activities include; cooking, arts and crafts, swimming, shopping, gardening and friendship developments.

Our staff will track your individual progress using a MOHOST assessment tool. We work hard to ensure that you will enjoy your time with us and have access to opportunities that will help build your social skills, confidence and independence.

Who to contact

Contact Name
David Wortley
Contact Position
Student Recruitment Officer
01623 494322
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Where to go

Portland College
Nottingham Road
NG18 4TJ
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Time / Date Details

When is it on
Monday to Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm

Other Details

This page was last updated on: 11/12/2020

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