HMIS Data Standards HUD Updates for 2016

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.

HUD updates to the HMIS Data Standards are effective starting October 1, 2016.  A reference has been provided for these updates that can be found here: HMIS Data Standards 2016 Updates

The universal Intake form can be donwloaded from here: Universal Intake Form Revised October 3, 2016