State & Tribal Profiles

Nevada

Models implemented in Nevada included Early Head Start Home-Based Option, Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters, Nurse-Family Partnership, and Parents as Teachers. Statewide, 10 local agencies operated at least one of these models.

6,069
home visits provided
including 2,166 virtual visits
570
families served
557
children served

Ethnicity

46% Hispanic or Latino

Caregiver Education

14% No high school diploma

Child Age

18% <1 year

31% 1-2 years

51% 3-5 years

Child Insurance Status

76% Public

22% Private

3% None

Primary Language

67% English

31% Spanish

2% Another language

Potential Beneficiaries

In Nevada, there were 159,900 pregnant women and families with children under 6 years old not yet in kindergarten who could benefit from home visiting. These families included 214,700 children.

214,700 children could benefit from home visiting

Of the 214,700 children who could benefit —

159,900 families could benefit from home visiting

Many home visiting services are geared toward particular subpopulations. The NHVRC estimated the percentage of families who could benefit in Nevada who met the following priority criteria:

  • Child <1 18%
  • Single mother 24%
  • Parent with no high school diploma 8%
  • Pregnant woman or mother <21 3%
  • Low income 23%

Of the 159,900 families who could benefit —

50% of families met one or more priority criteria

19% of families met two or more priority criteria

NHVRC State Profiles present data provided by evidence-based models, which include both MIECHV and non-MIECHV data. This State Profile includes participant data from the following evidence-based models: HIPPY, NFP, and PAT. • Missing and unknown data were not included in calculations. • Percentages may not add to 100 due to rounding. • To protect confidentiality, race and ethnicity categories with 10 or fewer participants were replaced with *. • Public insurance includes Medicaid, CHIP, and TRICARE. • Low income is defined as family income below the federal poverty threshold. • Single mothers include single, never married mothers or pregnant women. • HIPPY did not report virtual home visits. • NFP reported primary language of caregivers. • PAT data for child insurance status and primary language were not included.