An AdvocaCY Response to HUD’s June 2005: “Domestic Violence Provider Participation in Homeless Management Information Systems (HMIS) Questions & Answers”, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: July 19, 2005. See example of how client-level data identifies victims and compromises confidentiality.
Critics Fear Database for Tracking Homeless Goes Too Far, Associated Press, News & Observer, Raleigh, NC: March 29, 2005. Copyright © 2005 The News & Observer Publishing Company.
Domestic Violence Shelters Oppose Data-Sharing Plan, Timothy Pratt, Las Vegas Sun, Las Vegas, NV: October 7, 2004. Copyright © 1996-2004 Las Vegas Sun, Inc.
Editorial: A Misguided Rule, Kansas City Star, Kansas City, MO: October 12, 2004. Copyright © 2004 Kansas City Star.
Exposing Battered Women’s Whereabouts Denies Them the Shelter They Need, David Hawpe, Courier-Journal, Louisville, KY: July 3, 2005. Copyright © 2005 The Courier-Journal.
GUIDANCE ON HPRP SUBGRANTEE DATA COLLECTION AND REPORTING FOR VICTIM SERVICE PROVIDERS, Homelessness Resource Exchange of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, DC.
HMIS DATA STANDARDS MANUAL (version 2.1), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, DC: August 2014.
Homeless Management Information Systems (HMIS) Data and Technical Standards Final Notice; Clarification and Additional Guidance on Special Provisions for Domestic Violence Provider Shelters [Docket No. FR 4848-N-03], Patricia A. Carlile, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, October 14, 2004.
In Response to Public Outcry, HUD Attempts to Protect Victim Safety, But Falls Short, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: October 18, 2004.
Local Shelter to Give Up Funding Rather than Turn Over Data on Abuse Victims, Mackenzie Carpenter, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Pittsburgh, PA: October 8, 2004. Copyright © 2004 P.G. Publishing Co.
Mission Makes a Stand for Clients’ Privacy, Brent Curtis, Rutland Herald, Rutland, VT: July 11, 2006. Copyright © 2006 Rutland Herald.
New Federal Rules Gather Data About Battered Women, James Dao, The New York Times, New York, NY: October 8, 2004. Copyright © 2004 The New York Times Company.
nNEDV COMMENTS RE: DOCKET NO: FR-5475-P-01, HOMELESS MANAGEMENT AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS REQUIREMENTS, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: December February 7, 2012.
Opinion from the Wisconsin Attorney General on the Homeless Management Information Systems, State of Wisconsin Department of Justice, Madison, WI: April 12, 2005.
Outing Jane Doe, Dinah Cardin, Merrimack River Current, Beverly, MA: October 22, 2004. Copyright © 2004 CNC and Herald Interactive Advertising Systems.
Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Opinion on HMIS, Office of Attorney General Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, PA: June 21, 2005.
Privacy: Rules on Homeless Data Prompt Concerns About Violence, Chloe Albanesius, NationalJournal.com, Washington, DC: August 2004.
Protesters Say Housing Regulation Puts Domestic Violence Victims at Risk, ABC 7, Chicago, IL: October 7, 2004. Copyright © 2004 ABC Inc., WLS Television, Inc.
A QUICK SUMMARY FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ADVOCATES OF THE MARCH 2010 HMIS FINAL REGULATIONS, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: March 2009.
Scrambled, Encoded and Encrypted, Dinah Cardin, Merrimack River Current, Beverly, MA: October 21, 2004. Copyright © 2004 CNC and Herald Interactive Advertising Systems.
Shelters Fear Breaking Word; Data Collection May Compromise Privacy, Victim Advocates Say, Sarah Huntley, Rocky Mountain News, Denver, CO: October 22, 2004. Copyright © 2004 Rocky Mountain News.
Shelters Forfeit Federal Funds to Maintain Anonymity for Clients, Children & Youth Funding Report, Silver Spring, MD: April 28, 2005. Copyright © 2005 CD Publications.
State’s Shelters Split over Data Collection, Brent Curtis, Times Argus, Montpelier, VT: July 13, 2006. Copyright © 2006 Times Argus.
An Update on the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) & Confidentiality – Congress Agrees that Domestic Violence Programs Should Continue to Put Confidentiality First, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: December 2005.
Women’s Shelters Refusing to Surrender Client Info, Sandy Kobrin, Women’s eNews, November 26, 2004. Copyright © 2004 Women’s eNews.