Bluegrass.org is now New Vista!
We’ve made a name for ourselves. Bluegrass.org is now New Vista.
Same mission-driven nonprofit, now with a new name.
We See the Good Ahead
New Vista assists individuals, children and families in the enhancement of their well-being through mental health, intellectual and developmental disability and substance use services.
We've served Central Kentucky since 1966. In that time we've seen the good that positive change makes in the lives of our clients and in our communities. Our new name celebrates our mission to help children, adults and families live their best lives.
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We exist to help people live their best life. Get more information on topics to benefit your health.
One of the most common mental health issues in America today is stress. We all feel it from time to time. Whether it’s caused by deadlines and demands at work or a busy home life, stress can have profound effects on how we interact with our colleagues, co-workers and loved ones.Read more ›
There’s not a single person in the Commonwealth who has not been touched, in some way, by the spreading opioid epidemic. Mothers, fathers, brothers, sisters, sons, daughters, co-workers, friends, neighbors and the list goes on.Read more ›
February may be the month of love, but beyond the flowers and chocolate, finding a love that will endure the ups and downs of life is the goal. The foundation for lifelong, healthy relationship is built on four things; trust, communication, equality and boundaries.
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Everyone feels sad from time to time. It’s a natural reaction to situations that are emotionally trying or upsetting. But sadness, like all other emotions, is temporary. Even when we are sad, we are able to laugh, work and find joy. Sadness goes away over time.Read more ›
All too often, when bad things occur, we spend hours or days looking back on the situation and wondering what we could have done, what we should have done, to have prevented the situation. Often, we ascribe to ourselves more power than we actually have. Sometimes bad things happen.Read more ›
Think again. The National Institutes of Mental Health (NIMH) reports that nearly one in five adult Americans, or about 44 million people, experiences mental illness in any given year. For children, ages 8 -15, an estimated 13 percent experience a severe mental health disorder.Read more ›
Every one of us has a role to play in preventing suicide. Whether it’s befriending someone who seems depressed, recognizing the warning signs in a family member, or advocating for suicide prevention programs and hotlines, each of us has a responsibility to our fellow man.Read more ›
Every child grows and develops at his or her own pace. How your child plays, learns, speaks, acts and moves offers important clues about development. Comparing your child’s activities to those commonly seen in children the same age can help determine whether a child may need additional help.Read more ›
That social media is one of the most powerful and widespread forms of communication today is without doubt. We use it for everything – from finding out about our favorite brand of shoes, to catching up with a former colleague, to searching for jobs.Read more ›
In 1966, New Vista was the first community mental health center in Kentucky. From that date, our mission has been clear, we exist to help children, adults and families live their best life.