The Portland Centre for Integrative Medicine (PCIM) is a centre of excellence for sustainable healthcare based in Clifton, Bristol. We work with Integrative Medicine practitioners to support the transformation of the health service in the UK, combining the best of conventional and complementary medicine to deliver a holistic approach to healthcare services.

Portland Centre Bristol Charity

We are an employee-owned social enterprise and Bristol charity led by healthcare professionals. We look after the NHS Homeopathy Bristol service – which is available to patients living in the South West of the UK – alongside private and community-based services. We also provide Integrative Medicine training, education, research and evaluation programmes for clinicians and practitioners.

As a Bristol charity and social enterprise, we are proud to support the local community by combining conventional and complementary medicine in a ‘whole person care’ approach.


Our patient services include:

  • Creative Writing for Wellbeing (in association with The Orchard Foundation)
  • Homeopathy (NHS and Private)
  • Food for Wellbeing
  • Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction
  • Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy
  • Mindfulness for Cancer Patients (in association with Penny Brohn)
  • Nutrition for Wellbeing

Our education services include:

  • Homeopathy Masterclasses
  • Diploma in Integrative Medicine
  • Homeopathy Education and Training

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Portland Centre Bristol Charity

Read the Chief Executive’s Blog for updates on the public, private and charitable Holistic Medicine services we run in Bristol.

"I would like to welcome you to the Portland Centre for Integrative Medicine, an exciting new initiative set up to provide a range of clinician led services that will support your health and wellbeing and help you to deal with a wide range of health problems."

Dr Elizabeth Thompson CEO, Portland Centre for Integrative Medicine

"The approach was holistic and got to the heart of my problem."

— a patient of the Portland Centre for Integrative Medicine