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2023 Yearbook

New Hampshire

Models implemented in New Hampshire included Early Head Start Home-Based Option and Healthy Families America. Statewide, 10 local agencies operated at least one of these models.

home visits provided
including 2,811 virtual visits
families served
children served


5% Hispanic or Latino

Caregiver Education

20% No high school diploma

Child Age

57% <1 year

40% 1-2 years

3% 3-5 years

Child Insurance Status

91% Public

8% Private

<1% None

Primary Language

91% English

3% Spanish

6% Another language

Potential Beneficiaries

In New Hampshire, there were 60,400 pregnant women and families with children under 6 years old not yet in kindergarten who could benefit from home visiting. These families included 76,200 children.

76,200 children could benefit from home visiting

Of the 76,200 children who could benefit —

60,400 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 New Hampshire who met the following priority criteria:

  • Child <1 20%
  • Single mother 20%
  • Parent with no high school diploma 3%
  • Pregnant woman or mother <21 1%
  • Low income 15%

Of the 60,400 families who could benefit —

42% of families met one or more priority criteria

13% 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: EHS and HFA. • 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. • EHS did not require reporting on 2020 data due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The number of children served in 2019 was included as a proxy for children and families served in 2020. • HFA reported primary language of caregivers.