Julie Laverick Julie manages our Gateshead and South Tyneside Advocacy services, our User voice services, as well as Pathways Advice and Gateshead Out of Hours. She is responsible for making sure these services perform well, comply to legal and contractual obligations, and continually develop. She also oversees promotion of the services and the development of local partnerships with other organisations. Julie graduated with a BSc in Human Organisations, and her background is working in welfare rights. Outside of work, Julie loves to relax by taking long walks away from urban areas and watching rugby!