District of Columbia
Models implemented in the District of Columbia included Early Head Start Home-Based Option, Healthy Families America, Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters, and Parents as Teachers. Districtwide, 11 local agencies operated at least one of these models.
* American Indian/Alaska Native
* Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
32% Hispanic or Latino
36% No high school diploma
25% <1 year
42% 1-2 years
33% 3-5 years
Child Insurance Status
In District of Columbia, there were 33,100 pregnant women and families with children under 6 years old not yet in kindergarten who could benefit from home visiting. These families included 50,100 children.
Of the 33,100 families who could benefit —
56% of families met one or more priority criteria
24% of families met two or more priority criteria