State & Tribal Profiles

New York

Models implemented in New York included Attachment and Biobehavioral Catch-Up, Early Head Start Home-Based Option, Family Connects, Healthy Families America, Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters, Nurse-Family Partnership, and Parents as Teachers. Statewide, 132 local agencies operated at least one of these models.

128,305
home visits provided
11,069
families served
14,703
children served

Ethnicity

36% Hispanic or Latino

Caregiver Education

28% No high school diploma

Child Age

41% <1 year

42% 1-2 years

17% 3-5 years

Child Insurance Status

92% Public

7% Private

<1% None

Primary Language

74% English

21% Spanish

5% Other

Potential Beneficiaries

In New York, there were 999,500 pregnant women and families with children under 6 years old not yet in kindergarten who could benefit from home visiting. These families included 1,319,800 children.

1,319,800 children could benefit from home visiting

Of the 1,319,800 children who could benefit —

999,500 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 York who met the following targeting criteria:

  • Child <1 19%
  • Single mother 24%
  • Parent with no high school diploma 7%
  • Pregnant woman or mother <21 2%
  • Low income 24%

Of the 999,500 families who could benefit —

50% of families met one or more priority criteria

20% 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: ABC, EHS, Family Connects, HFA, HIPPY, NFP, and PAT. • Missing and unknown data were not included in calculations. • Percentages may not add to 100 due to rounding. • 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. • ABC reported children served, families served, and home visits only. • EHS data may be underreported. Data include EHS programs that provided home-based services only. EHS race, ethnicity, and primary language data include children and pregnant caregivers. EHS did not report home visits or families served. The number of children served was included as a proxy for families served. • Family Connects reported families served and home visits only. The number of families served was included as a proxy for children served. • HFA reported primary language of caregivers. • NFP reported primary language of caregivers. • PAT data for child insurance status and primary language were not included.