Julia Smith is a member of the Pennine Service User and Carer Involvement Forum and has a wealth of experience as a service user trainer, facilitator and campaigner, working with diverse communities. She is a volunteer for Rochdale Mind, delivering WRAP training and facilitating a peer support group. Julia was a member of the Rochdale Borough Users Forum (RBUF) which became Voices for ALL (closed Spring 2019) and has worked closely with service providers and the NHS developing policy and products. Julia has contributed to Service user research at both Manchester and Salford Universities. and has had input into the newer Northern Mental Health Forum that shares some NSUN Members.