State & Tribal Profiles

Oregon

Models implemented in Oregon included Attachment and Biobehavioral Catch-Up, Early Head Start Home-Based Option, Family Connects, Family Spirit, Healthy Families America, Nurse-Family Partnership, and Parents as Teachers. Statewide, 49 local agencies operated at least one of these models.

45,730
home visits provided
including 27,654 virtual visits
3,969
families served
4,803
children served

Ethnicity

36% Hispanic or Latino

Caregiver Education

30% No high school diploma

Child Age

40% <1 year

46% 1-2 years

14% 3-5 years

Child Insurance Status

93% Public

5% Private

1% None

Primary Language

71% English

24% Spanish

5% Another language

Potential Beneficiaries

In Oregon, there were 210,500 pregnant women and families with children under 6 years old not yet in kindergarten who could benefit from home visiting. These families included 269,600 children.

269,600 children could benefit from home visiting

Of the 269,600 children who could benefit —

210,500 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 priority criteria:

  • Child <1 18%
  • Single mother 18%
  • Parent with no high school diploma 6%
  • Pregnant woman or mother <21 2%
  • Low income 23%

Of the 210,500 families who could benefit —

45% of families met one or more priority criteria

17% 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: EHS, Family Connects, Family Spirit, HFA, 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. • 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. • Family Spirit reported children served, families served, and home visits only. • HFA reported primary language of caregivers. • NFP reported primary language of caregivers. • PAT data for child insurance status and primary language were not included.