Program Profile

Northeast New Jersey Legal Services Corporation

John H. Fitzgerald, Executive Director
574 Summit Avenue, Jersey City NJ 07306-2797
Phone: (201) 792-6363; Fax: (201) 798-8780
http://www.lsnj.org/directory.htm

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2016
Basic Field
FY 2015
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2015
% Difference
from FY 2015
$1,882,990 $1,632,392 $250,598 15%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2015 1,763,160 7,465,633 9,228,793 19%
2014 1,913,010 5,579,973 7,492,983 26%
2013 1,785,871 5,982,822 7,768,693 23%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2013 2014 2015
5,303 4,898 6,082
WORKFORCE 2015*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
28.4 0.7 20.8 50
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2015*
Adults Children Total
8,767 5,772 14,539
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2015
Case Type # %
HOUSING 1,838 30%
INCOME 1,564 26%
FAMILY 1,022 17%
CONSUMER 929 15%
INDIVIDUAL 514 8%
HEALTH 93 2%
MISC 68 1%
EMPLOYMENT 46 1%
JUVENILE 7 0%
EDUCATION 1 0%
TOTALS 6,082 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2015
Ethnicity # %
White 1,210 20%
African American 1,550 25%
Hispanic 2,902 48%
Native American 7 0%
Asian/Pacific 147 2%
Other 266 4%
TOTALS 6,082 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2015
Gender # %
Women 4,336 71%
Men 1,746 29%
TOTALS 6,082 100%

Counties Served

Bergen, Hudson, Passaic


Branch office locations

Northeast New Jersey Legal Services-Bergen
190 Moore Street, Suite 100,
Hackensack, NJ 07601

Northeast New Jersey Legal Services-Passaic
152 Market Street, 6th Floor,
Paterson, NJ 07505