State & Tribal Profiles

Oklahoma

Models implemented in Oklahoma included Attachment and Biobehavioral Catch-Up, Early Head Start Home-Based Option, Family Connects, Family Spirit, Healthy Families America, Nurse-Family Partnership, Parents as Teachers, and SafeCare Augmented. Statewide, 45 local agencies operated at least one of these models.

32,964
home visits provided
5,269
families served
5,172
children served

Ethnicity

32% Hispanic or Latino

Caregiver Education

33% No high school diploma

Child Age

34% <1 year

46% 1-2 years

19% 3-5 years

Child Insurance Status

96% Public

4% Private

0% None

Primary Language

86% English

13% Spanish

<1% Other

Potential Beneficiaries

In Oklahoma, there were 238,100 pregnant women and families with children under 6 years old not yet in kindergarten who could benefit from home visiting. These families included 309,500 children.

309,500 children could benefit from home visiting

Of the 309,500 children who could benefit —

238,100 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 8%
  • Pregnant woman or mother <21 5%
  • Low income 27%

Of the 238,100 families who could benefit —

50% 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. This State Profile includes participant data from the following evidence-based models: ABC, Family Connects, HFA, NFP, PAT, and SafeCare Augmented. • NFP data in OK came from state data. • 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. • ABC reported children served, families served, and home visits only. • 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. • PAT data for child insurance status and primary language were not included. • SafeCare Augmented did not report home visits or children served. The number of families served was included as a proxy for children served. SafeCare Augmented did not report caregiver education, child age, or child insurance status.