Program Profile

Philadelphia Legal Assistance Center

Anita Santos-Singh, Executive Director
718 Arch Street, Suite 300N, Philadelphia PA 19102
Phone: (215) 981-3808; Fax: (215) 981-3870
http://www.philalegal.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2016
Basic Field
FY 2015
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2015
% Difference
from FY 2015
$2,821,016 $2,904,482 $-83,466 -3%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2015 3,069,228 1,247,112 4,316,340 71%
2014 3,000,837 1,319,391 4,320,228 69%
2013 3,035,418 1,128,488 4,163,906 73%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2013 2014 2015
7,686 7,604 5,904
WORKFORCE 2015*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
16.5 9.6 9.1 35.2
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2015*
Adults Children Total
8,285 5,584 13,869
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2015
Case Type # %
HOUSING 2,313 39%
FAMILY 1,663 28%
INCOME 847 14%
CONSUMER 493 8%
HEALTH 305 5%
MISC 198 3%
EMPLOYMENT 77 1%
INDIVIDUAL 4 0%
JUVENILE 2 0%
EDUCATION 2 0%
TOTALS 5,904 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2015
Ethnicity # %
White 1,073 18%
African American 3,802 64%
Hispanic 670 11%
Native American 5 0%
Asian/Pacific 130 2%
Other 224 4%
TOTALS 5,904 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2015
Gender # %
Women 4,128 70%
Men 1,773 30%
TOTALS 5,904 100%

Counties Served

Philadelphia


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