District of Columbia
Models implemented in the District of Columbia included Attachment and Biobehavioral Catch-Up, Early Head Start Home-Based Option, Healthy Families America, Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters, and Parents as Teachers. Districtwide, 13 local agencies operated at least one of these models.
* American Indian/Alaska Native
* Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
0% Another race
32% Hispanic or Latino
35% No high school diploma
17% <1 year
46% 1-2 years
37% 3-5 years
Child Insurance Status
4% Another language
In the District of Columbia, there were 33,700 pregnant women and families with children under 6 years old not yet in kindergarten who could benefit from home visiting. These families included 50,800 children.
Of the 33,700 families who could benefit —
55% of families met one or more priority criteria
24% of families met two or more priority criteria