The Alliance to End Homelessness in Suburban Cook County is the lead agency for suburban Cook County (all of Cook County except the city of Chicago) and DuPage County's Homeless Management Information System (HMIS). Below you can download the current list of providers that HMIS data may be shared with for DuPage County or suburban Cook County according to current privacy policies.
Homeless Management Information System
|HMIS Calendar||HMIS Privacy Documents|
|HMIS Policy & Procedures Manual (12/2019)||HMIS Workflow Documents|
|User Group Notes||HMIS Walkthrough Videos|
|HMIS User Group Suggestion Box||HMIS Add Provider Form|
At the beginning of the video, it will ask for your name and email address in order to take a quiz (it has 2 questions, the first asking for the agency you work for...so pretty simple). Please enter this information and choose to take the quiz near the end of the video so we may record your participation in your HMIS user record.
The 2016 changes to HUD's HMIS Data Standards are significant and will impact all clients in your projects as of October 1, 2016. Changes included a new choice for Gender, other minor updates, a reconfiguration of the way users collect and enter chronic homeless and client location questions critical to the work of homeless services and a new Homeless Prevention Prioritization tool for SSVF. Please see the documents below.