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Program Profile

Blue Ridge Legal Services, Inc.

John E. Whitfield, Executive Director
204 North High Street, P.O. Box 551, Harrisonburg VA 22803
Phone: (540) 433-1830; Fax: (540) 433-2202
http://www.brls.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2015
Basic Field
FY 2014
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2014
% Difference
from FY 2014
$784,252 $767,937 $16,315 2%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2014 935,090 1,633,973 2,569,063 36%
2013 832,175 1,258,079 2,090,254 40%
2012 684,766 1,296,947 1,981,713 35%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2012 2013 2014
2,018 1,989 2,141
WORKFORCE 2014*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
11.9 5.3 4.6 21.7
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2014*
Adults Children Total
3,011 2,204 5,215
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2014
Case Type # %
FAMILY 1,003 47%
CONSUMER 435 20%
HOUSING 343 16%
MISC 218 10%
INCOME 71 3%
HEALTH 39 2%
EMPLOYMENT 12 1%
JUVENILE 10 0%
INDIVIDUAL 8 0%
EDUCATION 2 0%
TOTALS 2,141 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2014
Ethnicity # %
White 1,648 77%
African American 400 19%
Hispanic 43 2%
Native American 6 0%
Asian/Pacific 19 1%
Other 25 1%
TOTALS 2,141 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2014
Gender # %
Women 1,616 75%
Men 525 25%
TOTALS 2,141 100%

Counties Served

Alleghany, Augusta, Bath, Bedford, Botetourt, Clarke, Craig, Franklin, Frederick, Highland, Page, Roanoke, Rockbridge, Rockingham, Shenandoah, Warren, Bedford city, Buena Vista city, Clifton Forge city, Covington city, Harrisonburg city, Lexington city, Roanoke city, Salem city, Staunton city, Waynesboro city, Winchester city


Branch office locations

Blue Ridge Legal Services, Inc.
303 South Loudoun Street, Suite D, P.O. Box 436
Winchester, VA 22604

Blue Ridge Legal Services, Inc.
215 S. Main Street,
Lexington, VA 24450

Blue Ridge Legal Services, Inc.
132 Campbell Avenue, SW, Suite 300
Roanoke, VA 24011