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Riverside - Victoria Project

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people with support needs. Applicants must have a local connection to Cambridge City.



Minimum age accepted


Maximum age accepted


How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept referrals from agencies attending the weekly allocations panel. Includes those working with people in prisons.

Referral procedure

Named agency referrals only. Referral through shared local database. Interview and risk assessment. Applications considered at weekly allocations panel.

Length of stay

Minimum stay


Maximum stay

2 Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

6 full time staff, 3 part time staff. 24 hour waking cover. key worker system with fortnightly meetings. Staff provide practical help and support and referrals to outside agencies.

Total spaces



In clusters of approx 6, sharing lounge, bathrooms and kitchen.

Further information

Public transport

Cambridge train station - 30 minutes walk. Bus stop directly out the front that goes into the city centre.