Riverside - Amber Valley Projects

Referral address

Chevin House
60 High Street
DE56 1GF

Referral phone

0345 111 0000

Referral email



Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Medium to low risk single homeless people. If clients have issues they must interact with services. People who have a local connection to Derbyshire with be priorities.

Who we cannot help


  • Minimum age accepted: 20
  • Maximum age accepted: 65

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from probation, prison, substance misuse services, Futureshomescape, Rethink, Adult Care, other agencies.

Referral procedure

Phone daily 24 hours. Application form, risk and needs assessment completed by prospective resident and referral agency. Interview. Require proof of ID and any relevant background information.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1 month
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

No support is provided at hostel/dispersed housing. We are funded through Intensive Housing Management only. 3 Housing Officers, and 5 Concierge & Security provide 24 hours service.

Rooms and charges

£14.49pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Single: 22
  • Hostel: 12
  • Total spaces: 34


  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
  • Food: %author:field_hostels_food
  • Disabled facilities: None.
  • Other facilities: Lounge, garden in shared houses. Laundry in hostel.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Must engage with support and adhere to house rules. Smoking allowed in own rooms only. Licence agreement.


2 visitors each. 1 visitor over 16 can stay overnight up to 3 nights a week. No visitors in hostel.

User participation


Further information


Riverside has an established volunteer programme. www.Riverside.org.uk, or call 03450000111.


Food, clothes. email av.projects@riverside.org.uk for details, or call 01773824066.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Riverside - Amber Valley Projects and would like to tell us about any of this information that needs updating please email the Homeless Link Information team. Please note this email address does not contact the service listed above so do not use it if you are looking for help or advice. 

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