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Date Published: September 2019
This document contains programming instructions for the Projects for Assistance in Transition from Homelessness (PATH) Annual Report and is the result of HUD and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) working to ensure that the HUD HMIS Data Standards and the PATH Annual Report form fully align.
The HMIS programming specifications for the PATH Annual Report were updated in 2019 to align with SAMHSA’s PATH reporting requirements. Vendors are required to have the updated PATH Annual Report programmed by June 1, 2019.
For additional information related to data collection and project setup please see the PATH Program HMIS Manual. For additional information on the PATH Annual report, please see the PATH Annual Report Manual released by SAMHSA.