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Program Profile

Prairie State Legal Services, Inc.

Michael O'Connor, Executive Director
303 North Main Street, Suite 600, Rockford IL 61101
Phone: (815) 965-2134; Fax: (815) 965-1081
http://www.pslegal.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2015
Basic Field
FY 2014
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2014
% Difference
from FY 2014
$3,650,736 $3,574,790 $75,946 2%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2014 3,615,723 7,731,743 11,347,466 32%
2013 2,866,208 7,195,449 10,061,657 28%
2012 2,615,672 5,972,877 8,588,549 30%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2012 2013 2014
12,452 12,649 12,448
WORKFORCE 2014*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
80.1 4.5 45.4 130
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2014*
Adults Children Total
14,655 12,363 27,018
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2014
Case Type # %
HOUSING 5,077 41%
FAMILY 3,365 27%
CONSUMER 1,174 9%
INCOME 1,112 9%
MISC 659 5%
HEALTH 561 5%
EMPLOYMENT 229 2%
JUVENILE 166 1%
EDUCATION 55 0%
INDIVIDUAL 50 0%
TOTALS 12,448 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2014
Ethnicity # %
White 7,190 58%
African American 3,484 28%
Hispanic 1,298 10%
Native American 68 1%
Asian/Pacific 176 1%
Other 231 2%
TOTALS 12,447 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2014
Gender # %
Women 3,328 27%
Men 9,119 73%
TOTALS 12,447 100%

Counties Served

Boone, Bureau, Carroll, DeKalb, DuPage, Fulton, Grundy, Henderson, Henry, Iroquois, Jo Daviess, Kane, Kankakee, Kendall, Knox, Lake, La Salle, Lee, Livingston, McDonough, McHenry, McLean, Marshall, Mercer, Ogle, Peoria, Putnam, Rock Island, Stark, Stephenson, Tazewell, Warren, Whiteside, Will, Winnebago, Woodford


Branch office locations

Fox Valley Office
1024 West Main Street,
St. Charles, IL 60174

Bloomington office
201 West Olive Street, Suite 203,
Bloomington, IL 61701

Kankakee office
191 South Chicago,
Kankakee, IL 60901

Ottawa office
1021 Clinton Street,
Ottawa, IL 61350

Peoria office
331 Fulton Street, #600,
Peoria, IL 61602

Rock Island Office
1600 4th Avenue, Suite 200,
Rock Island, IL 61201

Waukegan office
325 Washington Street, #100,
Waukegan, IL 60085

Wheaton Office
400 West Roosevelt Road,
Wheaton, IL 60187

Galesburg office
311 East Main Street, Suite 302,
Galesburg, IL 61401

McHenry Office
5320 W. Elm Street,
Mchenry, IL 60050

Joliet Office
5 West Jefferson Street, Lower Level
Joliet, IL 60432