Riverside - Wilmslow Accommodation Project

Referral address

Dispersed properties project

Referral phone

0300 123 5017

Referral email



Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people with an offending history and support needs. Will accept people with complex needs, mental health problems and those with substance misuse issues. Priority given to people with a local connection. May consider people who have a pet.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions.

  • Minimum age accepted: 18
  • Maximum age accepted: 65

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept referrals via SPA at Cheshire East Council.

Referral procedure

Referrals contacted within 48 hours, assessments booked and decision made within 7 days of assessment.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: None
  • Maximum stay: 2 Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

2 support staff, 2 assistants 1 service manager. Night security. Key worker system. Support plans with keywork sessions as required. Focus on rehousing, health and well being, education, training and employment

Rooms and charges

  • Single: 22
  • Total spaces: 22


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  • Disabled facilities: 2 flats are wheelchair accessible.

Rules and policies

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Handforth train station - 20 minutes walk. Limited bus service to Manchester/Macclesfield - No 130.


Riverside have a volunteering programme available on website - http://www.riverside.org.uk/


Food, toiletries, household goods, gift cards, money. Phone 01625 531327 for details.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Riverside - Wilmslow Accommodation Project 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.