Family together at home

State & Indigenous Profiles


Models implemented in Arizona included Early Head Start Home-Based Option, Family Spirit, Healthy Families America, Nurse-Family Partnership, and Parents as Teachers. Statewide, 78 local agencies operated at least one of these models.

home visits provided
including 21,251 virtual visits
families served
children served


54% Hispanic or Latino

Caregiver Education

18% No high school diploma

Child Age

24% <1 year

37% 1-2 years

39% 3-5 years

Child Insurance Status

79% Public

18% Private

3% None

Primary Language

75% English

20% Spanish

6% Another language

Potential Beneficiaries

In Arizona, there were 386,500 pregnant women and families with children under 6 years old not yet in kindergarten who could benefit from home visiting. These families included 480,900 children.

480,900 children could benefit from home visiting

Of the 480,900 children who could benefit —

386,500 families could benefit from home visiting

Many home visiting services are geared toward particular subpopulations. The NHVRC estimated the percentage of families who could benefit in Arizona who met the following priority criteria:

  • Child <1 19%
  • Single mother 26%
  • Parent with no high school diploma 6%
  • Pregnant woman or mother <21 3%
  • Low income 24%

Of the 386,500 families who could benefit —

51% of families met one or more priority criteria

20% of families met two or more priority criteria

NHVRC State Profiles present data provided by evidence-based models, which include both MIECHV and non-MIECHV data. This State Profile includes participant data from the following evidence-based models: Family Spirit, HFA, and PAT. • Missing and unknown data were not included in calculations. • Percentages may not add to 100 due to rounding. • Public insurance includes Medicaid, CHIP, and TRICARE. • Low income is defined as family income below the federal poverty threshold. • Single mothers include single, never married mothers or pregnant women. • Family Spirit reported children served, families served, total home visits, and virtual home visits only. • HFA data for private insurance includes other forms of health insurance. • PAT data for child insurance status and primary language were not included.