Riverside Care and Support - Derby Projects

Referral address

Derby City Council Single Point of Entry
The Council House
Coopertion St
Derby
DE1 2FS

Referral phone

01332 640140

Referral email

spe@derby.gov.uk

Website

http://derby.gov.uk


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people with support needs. Priority given to people from Derby.

Who we cannot help

Arsonists and Schedule 1 offenders.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 64

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals if over 18, and referrals from Derby Single Point of Entry Team and prison services.

Referral procedure

Call in Mon, Wed-Fri 10.30am-4.30pm, Tues 1pm-4.30pm or phone. Application form completed prior to interview. Risk assessment. Need proof of ID, eg passport, driving licence, birth certificate, benefits letter, NI details.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1 night
  • Maximum stay: 3 months

Support and accommodation

Support offered

6 staff visit daily, emergency on-call system. Compulsory keywork system (7-8 residents per keyworker), meetings at least monthly. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed quarterly. Staff provide support with independent living skills.

Rooms and charges

£13.23pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Single: 62
  • Total spaces: 62

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, with washbasins.
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  • Disabled facilities: None.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Must participate in programme of support. Licence agreement.

Visitors

1 over 16 can stay overnight.

User participation

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Further information

Donations

Food, clothes, household goods. Email gaynor.pointer@riverside.og.uk for details.


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