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

34,941
home visits provided
including 14,162 virtual visits
5,684
families served
5,640
children served

Ethnicity

30% Hispanic or Latino

Caregiver Education

29% No high school diploma

Child Age

45% <1 year

37% 1-2 years

18% 3-5 years

Child Insurance Status

94% Public

6% Private

<1% None

Primary Language

87% English

11% Spanish

2% Another language

Potential Beneficiaries

In Oklahoma, there were 235,700 pregnant women and families with children under 6 years old not yet in kindergarten who could benefit from home visiting. These families included 306,400 children.

306,400 children could benefit from home visiting

Of the 306,400 children who could benefit —

235,700 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 priority criteria:

  • Child <1 20%
  • Single mother 21%
  • Parent with no high school diploma 7%
  • Pregnant woman or mother <21 4%
  • Low income 26%

Of the 235,700 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, Family Connects, Family Spirit, 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. • 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. • Family Connects did not report children served or primary language. The number of families served was included as a proxy for children served. • Family Spirit reported children served, families served, and home visits only. • HFA reported primary language of caregivers. • NFP child age data included children 3-6 years old. • PAT data for child insurance status and primary language were not included. • SafeCare Augmented reported language of service delivery. SafeCare Augmented did not report children served, home visits, caregiver education, child age, or child insurance status. The number of families served was included as a proxy for children served.