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Program Profile

Central Jersey Legal Services, Inc.

Janice Chapin, Executive Director
317 George Street, Suite 201, New Brunswick NJ 08901-2006
Phone: (732) 249-7600; Fax: (732) 249-7966
http://www.lsnj.org/cjls/index.htm

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2015
Basic Field
FY 2014
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2014
% Difference
from FY 2014
$1,095,631 $1,072,839 $22,792 2%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2014 1,167,898 3,890,422 5,058,320 23%
2013 1,105,456 3,815,706 4,921,162 22%
2012 1,177,614 4,212,512 5,390,126 22%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2012 2013 2014
5,457 5,737 4,904
WORKFORCE 2014*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
17 11.5 12.8 41.3
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2014*
Adults Children Total
6,548 5,115 11,663
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2014
Case Type # %
HOUSING 1,982 40%
INCOME 1,249 25%
FAMILY 862 18%
CONSUMER 639 13%
INDIVIDUAL 79 2%
MISC 51 1%
HEALTH 35 1%
JUVENILE 7 0%
EDUCATION 0 0%
EMPLOYMENT 0 0%
TOTALS 4,904 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2014
Ethnicity # %
White 972 20%
African American 2,275 46%
Hispanic 1,491 30%
Native American 5 0%
Asian/Pacific 97 2%
Other 64 1%
TOTALS 4,904 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2014
Gender # %
Women 3,461 71%
Men 1,443 29%
TOTALS 4,904 100%

Counties Served

Mercer, Middlesex, Union


Branch office locations

Central Jersey Legal Services Union County Div.
60 Prince Street,
Elizabeth, NJ 07208

Central Jersey Legal Services - Mercer County Div.
198 West State Street,
Trenton, NJ 08608

Central Jersey Legal Services Perth Amboy Branch
313 State Street - Suite 308,
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861