Closed for Annual Leave

The Ark is closed from 28th August 2019 until 10th September 2019 due to staff annual leave.

We apologise for any inconvenience this causes you.

Our opening hours are changing

From September 2nd Joel’s day off will be a Monday not a Friday.
And our opening hours will be;

Monday – 1.30pm -3.30pm for the Friendship Club
Tuesday – 10am -3pm
Wednesday – 10am – 3pm
Thursday – 10am -3pm
Friday – 10am – 3pm.

Please ask about these times if you are unsure.

Half Marathon

On Sunday 21st July 2019 Joel will be running a half marathon to raise funds for the Ark. If you would like to donate please go to

Thank you

The Ark now has a just giving page

We have launched a just giving page to make it easier for people to donate to us. To find the page and make a donation follow this link,

Thank you for your support.

Open for appointments

Hi, following a few weeks of closure during the summer we are pleased to announce that we are now open again. Please contact the centre if you would like to make an appointment.

The Ark Advice Centre Gedling

Hello and welcome to the website of the Ark advice centre,

We are a community meeting place and advice centre based in Gedling Nottingham. We provide advice on a wide range of issues including welfare benefits, housing, eviction, debt, general life skills and community issues.

Feel free to  browse the website and befriend us on our facebook page. Alternatively you can call us on 0115 8599556.

Best wishes,

Joel Baldry – Project Manager