Tara McGuire

Alcohol Prevention Enhancement Specialist
859-225-3296
Tara.McGuire@NewVista.org

Shawn Freeman

New Vista Regional Prevention Center Director
859-225-3296
Shawn.Freeman@NewVista.org


The Alcohol Prevention Enhancement Specialist (Alcohol PES) is a project of the New Vista Regional Prevention Center (formerly known as Bluegrass Prevention) that provides research on effective best practices, projects, ideas, and links to bolster alcohol prevention efforts in Kentucky. Work is guided through utilization of the Strategic Prevention Framework. 

OUR MISSION: Enhance prevention of underage drinking by providing online training, access to resources, news feeds, educational materials, current events and research, data tracking, strategic planning, collaboration and sharing opportunities.

OUR AUDIENCE: We serve all of Kentucky including coalitions, prevention professionals, educators, law enforcement, governmental officials, parents, coaches and our youth.

WE ENCOURAGE PARTICIPATION: Contact us to add prevention activities from your area or organization to our site. Use the site to enhance prevention in your area.

PREVENTION WORKS * ENHANCE IT!