Riverside Care and Support - Queen Mary Mental Health Service

Referral address

28 Greencoat Place
London
SW1P 1DX

Referral phone

020 7976 6338

Referral email

Website

http://www.riverside.org.uk


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless women with mental health issues requiring medium to high support. Priority given to referrals made by identified Westminster mental health agencies and building-based services.

Who we cannot help

Women with a history of violence or arson. Women with unaddressed alcohol or drug dependency issues.

  • Minimum age accepted: 18
  • Maximum age accepted: None

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Named agency referrals for mental health beds, including Westminster CMHTs, Westminster HOS, Westminster BBS, JHT, The Passage and Crisis Resolution Team and bed manager at the Gordon Hospital. Accept self or agency referrals for 5 emergency beds.

Referral procedure

Referrals for mental health beds must come via named agencies who are notified of vacancies. Accept self or agency referrals for 5 emergency beds by phone after 5pm. Interview. Agencies fill in referral form and risk assessment. Prefer proof of ID.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1 night
  • Maximum stay: None

Support and accommodation

Support offered

15 support staff, 24 hour waking cover. Keyworkers help residents settle in and provide advice on benefits and local resources. Keywork sessions identify support needs and how to address them. Support plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed quarterly. Staff refer residents to specialist services where appropriate. Residents in Registered Care Home wing have intensive keywork support on a weekly basis.

Rooms and charges

£9.40pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Single: 33
  • Studio 16
  • Total spaces: 49

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, with washbasins and fridges.
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  • Disabled facilities: Grab rails, warden call system, adapted shower, mobility bath.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

No alcohol allowed on the premises. Smoking allowed in own room and garden. Licence agreement.

Visitors

Male visitors in reception area only. All visitors should leave by 10.30pm. No overnight guests.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Victoria tube/train station. Buses 2, 8, 36, 52, 73, 82, 185.

Donations

Email vicki.hilder-bailey@echg.org.uk or phone 020 7976 6338 for donation enquiries.


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