GDS has a dedicated team of staff and volunteers supported by the Board of Trustees
The service is managed by Neil Keith who joined in April 2014 initially as Deputy Manager. Prior to working at GDS Neil was a Dementia Support Worker at Aberdeenshire Council and a Local Area Co-ordinator with the Care Management Team based at Inverurie Hospital.
For the continuous development of personnel an ongoing training programme for staff is in place to ensure knowledge and practice is current and in line with latest Care Standards.
The services relies on volunteers to provide additional support to staff and Service Users and is seeking enthusiastic people with time to spare to join the team.
The Board of Trustees is actively looking for new members to join.