Julia Purvis

Julia is Chair at Health Equalities Group. She is Head of Service: Promoting Wellbeing at PSS in Liverpool.

Julia initially worked at Neurosupport supporting people with acquired brain injuries and went on to manage a project working with BME communities and raising awareness on disability and health.

In 2009 she moved to PSS. Julia manages several services including Liverpool and Barnsley Health Trainers, Mi, Post Natal Depression Service, Spinning World and the Wellbeing Hubs. All the services are focused on public health and she therefore works closely with Local Authorities, CCGs and has recently been to Europe to discuss service user empowerment.

Julia gained her degree from the University of Liverpool in 2003 and completed her postgraduate certificate from Manchester in Human Rights in 2004. Her hobbies include running, walking and reading particularly history books and Scandinavian thrillers.


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