State & Tribal Profiles

Oklahoma

Models implemented in Oklahoma included Attachment and Biobehavioral Catch-Up, Early Head Start Home-Based Option, Family Connects, Nurse-Family Partnership, Parents as Teachers, and SafeCare/SafeCare Augmented. Statewide, 37 local agencies operated at least one of these models.

74,721
home visits provided
6,566
families served
6,422
children served

Ethnicity

29% Hispanic or Latino

Caregiver Education

30% No high school diploma

Child Age

33% <1 year

52% 1-2 years

16% 3-5 years

Child Insurance Status

95% Public

4% Private

<1% None

Primary Language

87% English

11% Spanish

2% Other

Potential Beneficiaries

In Oklahoma, there were 240,700 pregnant women and families with children under 6 years old not yet in kindergarten who could benefit from home visiting. These families included 311,800 children.

311,800 children could benefit from home visiting

Of the 311,800 children who could benefit —

240,700 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 Oklahoma who met the following targeting criteria:

  • Child <1 19%
  • Single mother 21%
  • Parent with no high school diploma 9%
  • Pregnant woman or mother <21 5%
  • Low income 27%

Of the 240,700 families who could benefit —

51% of families met one or more priority criteria

21% 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. • Percentages may not add up 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 reports children served, families served, and home visits only. • EHS programs in OK offer a combination of service options. EHS data are not included because home-based service data cannot be isolated from statewide data. • Family Connects reports families served only. The number of families served was included as a proxy for children served. • NFP data in OK come from state data.• PAT data for child insurance status and primary language are not included. • In 2018, SafeCare/SafeCare Augmented met standards of evidence as determined by HomVEE. This profile includes SafeCare/SafeCare Augmented (SafeCare) data. SafeCare does not report the number of children served. The number of families served was included as a proxy for children served. SafeCare does not report caregiver education, child age, or child insurance status.