Quarterly Data Quality Training Sessions

Quarterly Data Quality Training Sessions

Over the past year, ICA, CoC Coordinators, State Partners, the Tribal Collaborative, and users have worked together to design Minnesota’s Quarterly Data Quality monitoring process.  … Read more

It’s Not Just Rumors – New Coordinated Entry Data Standards are Coming!

It’s Not Just Rumors – New Coordinated Entry Data Standards are Coming!

On October 1, HUD released new 2020 Data Standards and, after years of waiting for Coordinated Entry-specific required data elements, we finally have some! Since  … Read more

Client Location and Mini Data Quality Clean Up

Client Location and Mini Data Quality Clean Up

When we reviewed our Federal Fiscal Year 2019 data quality clean up results, we saw that most things had improved greatly, thanks to your hard  … Read more

HMIS End User Best Practices Cheat Sheet

HMIS End User Best Practices Cheat Sheet

We Heard You!  After receiving survey response after survey response expressing a desire for more detailed information that can be easily accessed and used, the  … Read more

ATTENTION HOUSING SUPPORT AGENCIES: Change to Quarterly Reporting

ATTENTION HOUSING SUPPORT AGENCIES: Change to Quarterly Reporting

Starting in 2020, Housing Support providers will be switching from an annual reporting schedule to a quarterly one. This change has been brought to us  … 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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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