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Program Profile

Legal Aid of Arkansas, Inc.

Lee Richardson, Executive Director
714 South Main Street, Jonesboro AR 72401
Phone: (870) 972-9224; Fax: (870) 910-5562
http://www.arlegalservices.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2014
Basic Field
FY 2013
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2013
% Difference
from FY 2013
$1,464,309 $1,380,142 $84,167 6%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2012 1,486,509 1,549,104 3,035,613 49%
2011 1,691,902 1,314,508 3,006,410 56%
2010 1,802,557 1,168,059 2,970,616 61%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2010 2011 2012
6,086 6,215 6,392
WORKFORCE 2012
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
33 5 12 50

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2012*
Adults Children Total
8,555 7,753 16,308
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2012
Case Type # %
FAMILY 3,535 55%
CONSUMER 647 10%
HOUSING 502 8%
JUVENILE 487 8%
INCOME 369 6%
MISC 282 4%
INDIVIDUAL 279 4%
EMPLOYMENT 165 3%
HEALTH 83 1%
EDUCATION 43 1%
TOTALS 6,392 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2012
Ethnicity # %
White 4,538 71%
African American 1,350 21%
Hispanic 279 4%
Native American 42 1%
Asian/Pacific 101 2%
Other 82 1%
TOTALS 6,392 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2012
Gender # %
Women 4,787 75%
Men 1,605 25%
TOTALS 6,392 100%

Counties Served

Baxter, Benton, Boone, Carroll, Clay, Cleburne, Craighead, Crittenden, Cross, Fulton, Greene, Independence, Izard, Jackson, Lawrence, Lee, Madison, Marion, Mississippi, Monroe, Newton, Phillips, Poinsett, Randolph, St. Francis, Searcy, Sharp, Stone, Van Buren, Washington, Woodruff


Branch office locations

Springdale
1200 Henryetta Street,
Springdale, AR 72764

Harrison
816 North Main Street, Suite B
Harrison, AR 72601

Helena-West Helena
402 Franklin St.,
Helena-W Helena, AR 72342

Mountain View
120 N. Peadbody,
Mountain View, AR 72560

Newport
202 Walnut St.,
Newport, AR 72112

West Memphis
310 Mid-Continent Plaza, Suite 420
West Memphis, AR 72301

Arkansas Children's Hospital
1 Children's Way, Slot 695
Little Rock, AR 72202-3500