What can the Gateway do for you?
Easter 2014 closing dates
Our Council offices will be closed for the Easter Bank Holiday on Good Friday, 18 April and Easter Monday 21 April.
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Sheppey Gateway, in the heart of Sheerness High Street provides you with access to a wide range of public, voluntary and community services. Whether you need to find information on registering a birth or finding out about a care home, you can get advice from us and Kent County Council services as well as accessing the library, use of computers and join up to educational courses. Other facilities include customer toilets with disabled access and a changing place facility.
Offers members a wide range of services - free access to books, ebooks and eAudiobooks, as well as free use of computers, internet and many online resources. Information on renewing or reserving a library book and more can be found on the Kent County Council website.
Skills Plus is a free service based at Sheppey Gateway, that provides a way of aiding people who may have gaps in their qualifications, or who are held back in their careers because they do not have the recognised qualifications they need in English or Maths. Offering help to brush up on those skills and earn national qualifications that can make the difference.
Kent Adult Education provides courses for individuals and bespoke courses for businesses in areas such as creative skills, health, sport, leisure and self development. Take a look at the new course programme and see what inspires you and book online.
Sheppey Gateway Opening times
- Monday to Friday: 9.00am - 6.00pm - council services available until 5.00pm
- Late night Wednesdays - council services available until 6.00pm
- Saturdays 9.00am - 5.00pm - council services available until 12 noon
- Sundays - closed
Where is the Gateway Located?
38 - 42 High Street, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 1NL.
- Swale Borough Council
- Kent County Council
Other services accessible at Sheppey Gateway
The Registration Service is responsible for the registration of births, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships. Appointments can be made by calling 03000 41 51 51.
Drop in service available every Wednesday between 10:00am and 1:00pm for advice on money matters and debt management only.
Providing a service to people aged between 16 and 65 who are experiencing mental health problems.
Available by appointment only Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays between 9:00 and 5:00pm.
Offering financial advice and assistance to ex-servicemen and women.
Drop in service available on the first and third Thursday of every month between 10:00am and 1:00pm.
A national charity that supports disabled and disadvantaged people to prepare for work, find jobs and live more independently.
Drop in service and appointments available every Wednesday between 1:00pm and 5:00pm.
A national charity that works alongside people with mental health issues, aiding them towards leading independent lives as part of their community.
Drop in service available every Friday between 9:00am and 12 noon.