Riverside House receive funding and support from UnLtd

Riverside House have received a Grow It award from grant funders UnLtd. This includes £15,000 as well as mentoring and support to help Riverside House scale up the project. Riverside House, in March 2016, received a Do It award which included £5,000 as well as invaluable mentoring and support to help Riverside House test the…

Article for Curative Education Journal – Point and Circle

This is an article by Lloyd Stacey for curative educational journal Point and Circle, Summer 2017. It gives some background to the impulses that have inspired Riverside House. Riverside House is a pioneering and progressive social regeneration venture in Stourbridge, West Midlands. The inspiration is derived from the place itself, an abandoned early 19th Century…

Riverside House have commissioned an ecological survey

As an important part of the early stage planning application, Riverside House have commissioned a comprehensive survey into the flora and fauna at Riverside House. This will include any required ecological mitigation plans for the works as well as ways in which Riverside House can enhance and promote wildlife. Follow this link for the full…

New volunteers have started at Riverside House

We are delighted to be joined this week by Billy Mcananey and John Baker who are generously sharing their time to be part of the team on a weekly basis. They have previously worked as tutors at Stourbridge College and bring with them much needed skills including carpentry, construction and horticulture as well as a…

Exciting Plans for Riverside House

We would like to share our scheme for new facilities we will shortly be building at Riverside House. Please see the attached document. Riverside House Planning Application by Lloyd Stacey The facilities will consist of three shipping containers, two jointed together and one free standing, that will provide kitchen and dining facilities and an activity/meeting space….