Models implemented in Iowa included Early Head Start Home-Based Option, Family Connects, Healthy Families America, Nurse-Family Partnership, and Parents as Teachers. Statewide, 60 local agencies operated at least one of these models.
<1% American Indian/Alaska Native
<1% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
16% Hispanic or Latino
25% No high school diploma
42% <1 year
32% 1-2 years
26% 3-5 years
Child Insurance Status
In Iowa, there were 180,200 pregnant women and families with children under 6 years old not yet in kindergarten who could benefit from home visiting. These families included 230,600 children.
Of the 180,200 families who could benefit —
46% of families met one or more priority criteria
17% of families met two or more priority criteria