Program Profile

The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland

Colleen M. Cotter, Executive Director
1223 West Sixth Street, Cleveland OH 44113-1354
Phone: (216) 687-1900; Fax:
http://www.lasclev.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2016
Basic Field
FY 2015
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2015
% Difference
from FY 2015
$2,233,437 $2,180,522 $52,915 2%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2015 2,252,431 5,172,540 7,424,971 30%
2014 2,215,913 4,286,597 6,502,510 34%
2013 2,020,590 7,948,528 9,969,118 20%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2013 2014 2015
6,939 6,456 6,478
WORKFORCE 2015*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
36.8 13.6 13.6 63.9
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2015*
Adults Children Total
9,067 6,464 15,531
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2015
Case Type # %
CONSUMER 2,096 32%
FAMILY 1,521 23%
HOUSING 1,418 22%
INDIVIDUAL 550 8%
INCOME 311 5%
MISC 207 3%
EDUCATION 167 3%
EMPLOYMENT 108 2%
HEALTH 98 2%
JUVENILE 2 0%
TOTALS 6,478 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2015
Ethnicity # %
White 2,052 32%
African American 3,870 60%
Hispanic 383 6%
Native American 14 0%
Asian/Pacific 25 0%
Other 134 2%
TOTALS 6,478 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2015
Gender # %
Women 4,438 69%
Men 2,040 31%
TOTALS 6,478 100%

Counties Served

Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake, Lorain


Branch office locations

Painesville Office
8 North State Street, Suite 300
Painesville, OH 44077

Jefferson Office
121 E. Walnut Street,
Jefferson, OH 44047

Elyria Office
1530 West River Road North, Suite 301
Elyria, OH 44035