Models implemented in Louisiana included Early Head Start Home-Based Option, Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters, Nurse-Family Partnership, and Parents as Teachers. Statewide, 32 local agencies operated at least one of these models.
<1% American Indian/Alaska Native
* Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
8% Hispanic or Latino
41% No high school diploma
43% <1 year
49% 1-2 years
9% 3-5 years
Child Insurance Status
In Louisiana, there were 275,200 pregnant women and families with children under 6 years old not yet in kindergarten who could benefit from home visiting. These families included 360,200 children.
Of the 275,200 families who could benefit —
57% of families met one or more priority criteria
28% of families met two or more priority criteria