GDAS About Us

The Gwent Drug and Alcohol service provides support to individuals and families affected by substance misuse across all 5 local authorities.

GDAS is delivered in consortium with 3 of Wales largest substance misuse providers; Kaleidoscope, Barod and G4S. GDAS represents a truly collaborative, meaningful partnership approach which is crucial in delivering excellent service in Gwent.

GDAS core principles:

  • Integrity
  • Willingness to learn and change
  • Seamless, responsive service delivery
  • Commitment to perseverance and continuous improvement.

GDAS creates an environment of empowerment, enabling service users to be ambitious about their Recovery Journey, combined with a range of support and a very strong foundation of pioneering and creative service user involvement builds Recovery capital for sustained change and better futures.