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, 128 local agencies operated at least one of these models.

126,251
home visits provided
including 83,457 virtual visits
11,106
families served
15,046
children served

Ethnicity

35% Hispanic or Latino

Caregiver Education

24% No high school diploma

Child Age

37% <1 year

42% 1-2 years

20% 3-5 years

Child Insurance Status

91% Public

8% Private

<1% None

Primary Language

76% English

20% Spanish

4% Another language

Potential Beneficiaries

In New York, there were 985,700 pregnant women and families with children under 6 years old not yet in kindergarten who could benefit from home visiting. These families included 1,308,400 children.

1,308,400 children could benefit from home visiting

Of the 1,308,400 children who could benefit —

985,700 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 priority criteria:

  • Child <1 19%
  • Single mother 24%
  • Parent with no high school diploma 7%
  • Pregnant woman or mother <21 2%
  • Low income 23%

Of the 985,700 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: 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, total home visits, and virtual home visits only. • 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. • Family Connects did not report children served or primary language. The number of families served was included as a proxy for children served. • HFA reported primary language of caregivers. • 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.