About London for Bernie
At London for Bernie, we are dedicated to shedding light on the social issues affecting the vibrant city of London. Our blog serves as a platform for advocacy, community engagement, and informed discussions surrounding local area concerns, house prices, eco housing, social housing, streets, social issues, and community living.
Our mission is to raise awareness and foster positive change by addressing the pressing social issues facing London. We aim to empower individuals, communities, and policy-makers to take action, advocate for equitable solutions, and work towards building stronger, more inclusive communities.
Our Focus Areas
Local Area: We dive deep into the distinct neighborhoods, cultures, and challenges within London, celebrating its diversity and exploring ways to create cohesive and thriving communities.
House Prices: Understanding the complexities of London's housing market is crucial in addressing affordability and ensuring that everyone has access to safe and affordable housing options.
Eco Housing: We explore innovative and sustainable approaches to housing, highlighting eco-friendly initiatives, technologies, and practices that contribute to a greener and more environmentally conscious London.
Social Housing: Social housing plays a pivotal role in providing stability and support for individuals and families facing housing insecurity. We examine the current state of social housing, its impact on communities, and ways to strengthen this essential resource.
Streets: London's streets are the arteries that connect communities. We delve into the significance of well-designed streets, pedestrian-friendly infrastructure, and public spaces in fostering social connections and community living.
Social Issues: We tackle a wide range of social issues prevalent in London, including homelessness, inequality, mental health, and social justice. By raising awareness and promoting dialogue, we strive to drive positive change and create a more equitable city.
Community Living: Community living lies at the heart of our blog. We explore the benefits, challenges, and opportunities for fostering stronger community connections, collaboration, and collective action.
At London for Bernie, we believe in engaging our readers through informative, thought-provoking, and inclusive content. Our articles are meticulously crafted, combining research, expert insights, and real-life experiences to provide a comprehensive understanding of the topics at hand. We strive to create a welcoming space for readers to learn, share their perspectives, and become advocates for positive change.
Join the Conversation
We invite you to join us in our journey towards a more socially aware and community-driven London. Explore our blog, read our articles, and engage with us through comments, discussions, and social media. Together, we can make a difference and work towards building a stronger, more equitable city for all.
London for Bernie - Advocating for London's Communities
Tara Helm is a passionate advocate for social change and the driving force behind London for Bernie. Born and raised in London, Tara has always been deeply connected to the city and its diverse communities. She graduated from the London School of Economics with a degree in Social Policy, providing her with a deep understanding of the social issues that Londoners face.
When she's not advocating for social change, Tara enjoys exploring London's parks with her rescue dog, Bernie, the blog's namesake. She is also an avid reader and enjoys cooking and hosting community potlucks.