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Homeless Management Information System

Homeless Management Information System

The Homeless Management Information System (HMIS) is an electronic database used to hold information on characteristics and needs of homeless individuals and families. Utilization of the system gives a snapshot of Tuscaloosa's homeless population, information about services currently used, and the potential for additional services that may still be needed. HMIS also helps track chronically homeless clients and those placed in supportive housing.

The Results of the FY2019 COC funding competition are as follows:

No New Project Applications

The following Renewal Applications were accepted and ranked:

  1. City of Tuscaloosa – HMIS Renewal                                                                         
  2. Salvation Army – Transitional Housing
  3. Tuscaloosa Housing Authority – Permanent Supportive Housing
  4. Tuscaloosa Housing Authority – Permanent Supportive Housing

FY 2019 COC Grant Competition AwardsFY 2019 Collaborative Application for AL 506 Tuscaloosa City and County



  • Oversees agencies within the Continuum of Care that utilize HMIS in order to receive funds from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
  • Connects individuals or families that experience homelessness or are at risk for homelessness with available resources to obtain or maintain housing

Demi Lewis

Community Development Program Manager

Mailing Address

P.O. Box 2089
Tuscaloosa, AL 35403

Physical Address

2201 University Blvd.
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Monday - Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm