Program Profile

Florida Rural Legal Services, Inc.

Donald Isaac, Executive Director
1321 E. Memorial Boulevard, Lakeland FL 33801
Phone: (239) 334-4554; Fax: (239) 936-7038
http://www.frls.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2016
Basic Field
FY 2015
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2015
% Difference
from FY 2015
$4,806,571 $4,658,036 $148,535 3%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2015 5,551,428 2,942,353 8,493,781 65%
2014 5,021,020 3,095,972 8,116,992 62%
2013 4,108,274 3,035,394 7,143,668 58%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2013 2014 2015
5,088 5,160 5,715
WORKFORCE 2015*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
23.1 12 20.8 55.9
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2015*
Adults Children Total
11,314 6,262 17,576
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2015
Case Type # %
HOUSING 2,675 47%
FAMILY 758 13%
INCOME 740 13%
EMPLOYMENT 474 8%
CONSUMER 401 7%
MISC 278 5%
INDIVIDUAL 256 4%
HEALTH 63 1%
EDUCATION 37 1%
JUVENILE 33 1%
TOTALS 5,715 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2015
Ethnicity # %
White 2,432 43%
African American 2,052 36%
Hispanic 1,117 20%
Native American 15 0%
Asian/Pacific 30 1%
Other 69 1%
TOTALS 5,715 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2015
Gender # %
Women 3,761 66%
Men 1,954 34%
TOTALS 5,715 100%

Counties Served

Charlotte, DeSoto, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Highlands, Indian River, Lee, Martin, Okeechobee, Palm Beach, Polk, St. Lucie


Branch office locations

Belle Glade
1540 NW Avenue L, Suite 103
Belle Glade, FL 33430-1767

Fort Myers
3210 Cleveland Avenue, Suite 101, P.O. Box 219
Fort Myers, FL 33802-0219

Fort Pierce
510 US Highway 1, Suite 1, P.O. Box 4333
Ft Pierce, FL 34948-4333

West Palm Beach
2051 Martin L. King, Jr. Blvd., Suite 101,
Riviera Beach, FL 33404

Punta Gorda
410 Taylor Street, Suite 106
Punta Gorda, FL 33950-4860