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Number One Riverside

​​​​​​​​​Services available

​​​Number One Riverside​Number One Riverside is a multi use public building which consolidates numerous council buildings into one.

The building includes:

Training and Conference centre

Book a room at Number One Riverside and hold your next meeting here.

Help and advice from other organisations

Help and advice is available from many of our partner organisations, either drop in or book your place.

Partner organisation​ When​​ Room Drop-in or book​ a place Contact
Advocacy Together Hub Rochdale ​2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month
​G13
​Drop-in
​Jacob Nolan Independent Advocate jacob-nolan@together-uk.org
07484 904119
Alzheimer's Society First Monday of the month
G11
Drop-in
Nicky Timmis Engagement and Participation Officer for Greater Manchester nicky.timmis@alzheimers.org.uk
Army careers Thursday 11am - 1pm Front foyer Drop-in Army careers
Big Life Centres/Pathways Monday 9am - 5pm G03
Book Jonathan Pemberton 07773 068375
​Bookstart Bear Club
​Wednesday 1.30pm-2.30pm
​Children's library
​Drop-in
​Bookstart Bear Club
British Legion
Thursday 10am -12noon Front foyer Drop-in Caen Matthews
​Children First Family Mediation
​Appointment only

​Book
​0161 341 0257 childrenfirstfammed@btconnect.com
Citizens Advice Bureau Monday - Friday G01 Book Julian Spencer 01706 666225
Deaf Society
Friday 10am - 1pm G11 Drop-in Tracey Little
Duke of Edinburgh Monday 5.30pm - 7.30pm Waiting area Drop-in Diane Higgins
Epilepsy support group Third Monday of the month 6pm - 7.15pm G11 Drop-in Les O’Shea, Rochdale Oldham Bury Epilepsy Society (ROBES)
lesandmarian@sky.com
Fidgits computer course
Wednesday 10.30am - 12.30pm G11 Book Kate Spencer 01706 925939/0779 421 0851
Nicola Keogh 01706 926674
​Foodbank (Citizens Advice Bureau)
​Monday-Friday 11am-12.30pm
ID needed
​G01
​Drop-in
​Julian Spencer 01706 666225
HealthWatch Team Last Thursday of the month, 10am-3pm
Table in the foyer Drop-in Jacqueline Bestley 0170 624 9575
jacqueline.be​stley@healthwatchrochdale.org.uk
Help with debt Tuesday 9.30am-3pm
G03
Book Kate Spencer 01706 925939/0779 421 0851
Nicola Keogh 01706 926674
​Job Club, Breakthrough
​Monday 2pm-4pm
​G11
​Drop-in
​Peter Jackson 07736 217314
p.jackson@breakthrough-uk.co.uk
Land Charges Team Monday to Friday Desk 01 Book Margo Booth 01706 924825
Learn My Way, basic computer course Wednesday, 2pm-3pm and 3pm-4pm, Thursday, 10am-11am and 11am-12noon
Library computers Book Book at library desk
Licensing Team
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 9am-11am and 2pm-4pm.
Friday, 9am-11a​m
G05 and G06
Drop-in Sheila Lord 01706 924 953
​Living Well - Health Coach
​Wednesday 12noon - 4pm
​G12
​Book
​Ashley Katell
​Living Well - Health Coach
​Thursday 12noon - 4pm
​G04
​Book
​Adam McCarthy 07702 691976
Macular Degeneration Third Monday of the month, 10.30am - 12.30pm G11 Drop-in Michelle Dutton 0161 491 6081
Macular Society
Manchester Credit Union Tuesday 9.30am - 4pm Thursday and Friday 9.30am - 4pm G13 Drop-in 0161 231 5222
Zatoon Ahmad 0772 067 7895
Zatoon.ahmad@manchestercreditunion.co.uk
NHS Smoking Cessation
Tuesday 2pm-4pm, Friday 9.30am-12.30pm
G04
Book Shila Ahmed 07773 079528
​Pension Wise
​Appointment only

​Book
​Clare Whittle 01942 267965
​People Plus
​Appointment only

​Book
​Liz Shaw 07816 452179 liz.shaw@peopleplus.co.uk
​Stepping Stone (housing)
​Appointment only
​Book
​Bruce Tonner 07971 233685 bruce.tonner@stepping-stone.org.uk
St Vincent's Housing As​sociation
Appointment only

Book
Laura Townson 0161 772 2130 or 0796 772 3355 laura.townson@svha.co.uk
​Visual Impairment Support
​Wednesday 1pm-5pm
​G11
​Tracey Little 01706 922934
Wheatsheaf Reading Group Third Tuesday of the month, 12.30pm - 3pm G11 Drop-in Brenda Hance brendahance@yahoo.com
Word weavers creative writing group Second and fourth Monday of the month, 5.30pm - 7.30pm G11 Drop-in Joanne​.eaves@rochdale.gov.uk


How to find us

​Number One Riverside is close to the town centre and Rochdale Interchange, with parking in nearby council car pa​rks. Or you can plan your journey using ​public transport.

Awards

Number One Riverside has won a number of awards and accolades which can be found on the council awards page.

Contact

Number One Riverside
Smith Street
Rochdale OL16 1XU

Ring or email us


Opening times

  • Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm.
  • Saturday 9.30am - 5pm (Library only).​