Models implemented in Iowa included Early Head Start Home-Based Option, Family Connects, Healthy Families America, Nurse-Family Partnership, and Parents as Teachers. Statewide, 64 local agencies operated at least one of these models.
1% American Indian/Alaska Native
<1% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
18% Hispanic or Latino
32% No high school diploma
26% <1 year
43% 1-2 years
31% 3-5 years
Child Insurance Status
In Iowa, there were 182,800 pregnant women and families with children under 6 years old not yet in kindergarten who could benefit from home visiting. These families included 230,000 children.
Of the 182,800 families who could benefit —
47% of families met one or more priority criteria
18% of families met two or more priority criteria