HIFIS Release Webinar – Coordinated Access Functionalities


The HIFIS Release webinar recording offers a walkthrough of the new features of HIFIS. 

This release includes several new Coordinated Access functionalities to support communities to shift towards real-time data-driven decision-making. Enhancements include: 

  • improvements to strengthen housing history data entry, 
  • automatic calculation of chronic homelessness based on the Reaching Home definition, 
  • integrated Unique Identifier List (or By-Name List), and more!

To complement the release, a Reference Guide and a Frequently Asked Questions to support HIFIS Leads, HIFIS Administrators, Coordinated Access Leads and community trainers are available. 

Authored By
Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC)
Focus area
Reaching Home
Target audience
Frontline staff
Managerial staff
Type of Asset
Webinar recording