Riverside Care and Support - 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, if issues must interact with services. People who have a local connection to Derbyshire with be priorities.

Who we cannot help


  • Minimum age accepted: 18
  • Maximum age accepted: 60

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

5 full time staff, and 2 night support assistants (lone working). Waking staff 24hrs, on call management. Keywork system with weekly meetings or as required. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed as required. Provide support around independent living skills, benefits, education and employment, and accessing health care.

Rooms and charges

£14.49pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

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


  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: None.

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


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

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