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Final Rule on “Chronically Homeless” by HUD

Final Rule on “Chronically Homeless” by HUD

Read HUD’s new definition of “Chronically Homeless”  and find out what these changes mean for your project.  The new regulation was published on December 4th,  … Read more

Your Role w/ the Annual Point-In-Time (PIT) Count for January 28, 2016

Your Role w/ the Annual Point-In-Time (PIT) Count for January 28, 2016

The PIT Count is a count of sheltered and unsheltered homeless persons on a single night in January. The annual PIT count across the nation is  … Read more

Making Sense of the PATH Report

Making Sense of the PATH Report

Answers to your Frequently Asked Questions As PATH projects prepare for their upcoming report due date of Friday, January 15, our Helpdesk has received many  … Read more

2015 CoC Housing Inventory Count (HIC) Reports Posted

2015 CoC Housing Inventory Count (HIC) Reports Posted

HUD has posted the 2015 Continuum of Care (CoC) Housing Inventory Count (HIC) Reports on the HUD Exchange. These reports provide a snapshot of a  … Read more

Guess how many Data Quality reports we sent in 2015!

Guess how many Data Quality reports we sent in 2015!

Part of our role as your State System Administrator is to administer the data quality process for the state of Minnesota. Dol Hassan, a member  … Read more

What We Do

We direct, manage, and administer the ServicePoint database in Minnesota to meet the federal Homeless Management Information System mandate.

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Who We Are

A coordinated network of agencies and individuals strategically collaborating to implement an effective and responsive Homeless Management Information System across Minnesota.

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Looking for Housing?

HMIS is not a direct service provider, but we know some great resources.

Housing Resources

HMIS Testimonials

"Ending homelessness in Minnesota requires an understanding of its causes, extent, and which responses offer the most effective use of limited resources. HMIS is the tool that will provide all of this information."
-Justin Vorbach, SW MN Continuum of Care Coordinator

HMIS Testimonials

"The State of Minnesota invests in Minnesota's Homeless Management Information System because its data is not only important to show our progress, but also to help us make progress by targeting our resources wisely and understanding unmet needs of Minnesotans facing homelessness."
-Cathy ten Broeke, State Director to Prevent and End Homelessness