Program Profile

Acadiana Legal Service Corporation

Joseph R. Oelkers, III, Executive Director
1020 Surrey Street, P.O. Box 4823, Lafayette LA 70502-4823
Phone: (337) 237-4320; Fax: (337) 237-8839
http://www.la-law.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2016
Basic Field
FY 2015
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2015
% Difference
from FY 2015
$1,489,035 $1,471,883 $17,152 1%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2015 1,518,215 1,576,783 3,094,998 49%
2014 1,540,799 1,493,879 3,034,678 51%
2013 1,848,890 1,430,196 3,279,086 56%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2013 2014 2015
3,402 3,271 3,283
WORKFORCE 2015*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
18 15.5 12.7 46.2
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2015*
Adults Children Total
3,824 3,978 7,802
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2015
Case Type # %
FAMILY 1,522 46%
JUVENILE 645 20%
INCOME 297 9%
HOUSING 247 8%
MISC 217 7%
CONSUMER 201 6%
EMPLOYMENT 69 2%
INDIVIDUAL 40 1%
HEALTH 40 1%
EDUCATION 5 0%
TOTALS 3,283 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2015
Ethnicity # %
White 1,416 43%
African American 1,751 53%
Hispanic 38 1%
Native American 7 0%
Asian/Pacific 10 0%
Other 61 2%
TOTALS 3,283 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2015
Gender # %
Women 2,311 70%
Men 969 30%
TOTALS 3,283 100%

Counties Served

Acadia Parish, Allen Parish, Avoyelles Parish, Beauregard Parish, Calcasieu Parish, Cameron Parish, Evangeline Parish, Iberia Parish, Jefferson Davis Parish, Lafayette Parish, Rapides Parish, St. Landry Parish, St. Martin Parish, St. Mary Parish, Vermilion Parish, Vernon Parish


Branch office locations

ALSC-Alexandria Office
1808 Jackson Street, P. O. Box 350
Alexandria, LA 71301

ALSC- Lake Charles Office
One Lakeshore Drive, Suite 800,
Lake Charles, LA 70629