Author: Bernie Barrett

Bernie is Better Renting's Advocacy Coordinator. She has a background in consumer and lived experience advocacy and leadership. She most recently worked with peak bodies across health, mental health lived experience, and LGBTQIA+ advocacy in South Australia. Bernie has a strong focus on social justice and brings her passion for community-driven change and systemic advocacy together into her work at Better Renting. She is a 2022 Australian Progress Fellow.

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Healthy Homes for Renters ‘Community Sector Blueprint’

Better Renting’s Advocacy Coordinator, Bernie Barrett, outlines the organisation’s crucial work in the renting sector to improve the living conditions and wellbeing of renters across Australia. Making homes energy efficient reduces bills, improves peoples’ health and wellbeing, reduces emissions, and makes homes more comfortable and Read More …