State & Tribal Profiles

Oregon

Models implemented in Oregon included Early Head Start Home-Based Option, Family Connects, Family Spirit, Healthy Families America, Nurse-Family Partnership, Parents as Teachers, and SafeCare/SafeCare Augmented. Statewide, 57 local agencies operated at least one of these models.

65,224
home visits provided
4,643
families served
5,342
children served

Ethnicity

44% Hispanic or Latino

Caregiver Education

38% No high school diploma

Child Age

36% <1 year

50% 1-2 years

14% 3-5 years

Child Insurance Status

90% Public

4% Private

6% None

Primary Language

71% English

23% Spanish

6% Other

Potential Beneficiaries

In Oregon, there were 216,200 pregnant women and families with children under 6 years old not yet in kindergarten who could benefit from home visiting. These families included 271,400 children.

271,400 children could benefit from home visiting

Of the 271,400 children who could benefit —

216,200 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 Oregon who met the following targeting criteria:

  • Child <1 19%
  • Single mother 20%
  • Parent with no high school diploma 7%
  • Pregnant woman or mother <21 3%
  • Low income 26%

Of the 216,200 families who could benefit —

48% 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. • 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. • EHS data may be underreported. Data include EHS programs providing home-based services only. EHS race, ethnicity, and primary language data include children and pregnant caregivers. EHS does not report home visits or families served. The number of children served was included as a proxy for families served. • Family Connects reports families served only. The number of families served was included as a proxy for children served. • Family Spirit reports children served, families served, and home visits only. • HFA reports primary language of caregivers. • 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.