Help with Hmis

For further assistance, contact the Helpdesk: or 651-280-2780 or 1-855-280-2780.

HMIS Calendar:  Calendar includes trainings, user group meetings, governing group meetings, report due dates, and other HMIS events.

Helpful Documents:

General help for HMIS:

HMIS data collection (gathering information from your client): HMIS data entry (entering data about your client): HMIS reporting:

HMIS Resources

  • HUD e-snaps:The electronic grants management system managed by HUD’s Office of Special Needs Assistance Programs (SNAPS). It supports the annual Continuum of Care (CoC) Program Application and the Annual Performance Reporting (APR).

  • HUD HDX: Homelessness data exchange website.

  • HUD Office of Community Planning and Development: OneCPD represents a fundamental change in the way the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) structures and delivers technical assistance for its community development programs.

  • Homelessness Analytics: The Homelessness Analytics Initiative (HAI) is intended to provide users with access to national, state, and local information about homelessness among the general population, homelessness among Veterans, risk and protective factors for homelessness, services and resources.

  • National Human Service Data Consortium (NHSDC): provides information and assistance for the best use of information technology to manage human services.

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