Walsall Council - Rivers House

Referral address

c/o Supported Housing
2nd Floor, Civic Centre
Darwall Street

Referral phone

01922 653405

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Homeless/vulnerable 16-17 year olds with a local connection to Walsall. May accept couples.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 17

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self or agency referrals. Most referrals come from Walsall Housing Options.

Referral procedure

Phone or call in Mon-Fri 9am-5pm.

Length of stay

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

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Full time staff 8am-8pm. Night cover 8pm-8am by security guard, on-call manager. Offer housing related support. Signposting to other services.

Rooms and charges

£14.98pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Flat: 17
  • Total spaces: 17


  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: One flat adapted for wheelchair user.
  • Other facilities: Laundry, garden.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

No alcohol or smoking in communal areas. Licence agreement.


Between 9am-10pm. No overnight guests.

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Bus 319.


Food, household goods - phone project for details.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Walsall Council - Rivers House 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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