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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 2015
Basic Field
FY 2014
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2014
% Difference
from FY 2014
$1,632,392 $1,598,433 $33,959 2%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2014 1,913,010 5,579,973 7,492,983 26%
2013 1,785,871 5,982,822 7,768,693 23%
2012 1,672,073 5,693,888 7,365,961 23%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2012 2013 2014
5,821 5,303 4,898
WORKFORCE 2014*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
24.2 0 20.8 45
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2014*
Adults Children Total
7,296 4,217 11,513
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2014
Case Type # %
HOUSING 1,478 30%
INCOME 1,326 27%
CONSUMER 824 17%
FAMILY 750 15%
INDIVIDUAL 347 7%
HEALTH 70 1%
EMPLOYMENT 59 1%
MISC 34 1%
JUVENILE 10 0%
EDUCATION 0 0%
TOTALS 4,898 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2014
Ethnicity # %
White 952 19%
African American 1,436 29%
Hispanic 2,247 46%
Native American 2 0%
Asian/Pacific 139 3%
Other 122 2%
TOTALS 4,898 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2014
Gender # %
Women 3,472 71%
Men 1,426 29%
TOTALS 4,898 100%

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