State & Tribal Profiles
Models implemented in Iowa included Early Head Start Home-Based Option, Family Connects, Healthy Families America, Nurse-Family Partnership, and Parents as Teachers. Statewide, 59 local agencies operated at least one of these models.
<1% American Indian Alaska Native
<1% Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander
0% Another race
16% Hispanic or Latino
25% No high school diploma
41% <1 year
33% 1-2 years
25% 3-5 years
Child Insurance Status
13% Another language
In Iowa, there were 177,000 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 177,000 families who could benefit —
46% of families met one or more priority criteria
17% of families met two or more priority criteria