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Program Profile

Florida Rural Legal Services, Inc.

Donald Isaac, Executive Director
1321 E. Memorial Boulevard, Lakeland FL 33801
Phone: (239) 334-4554; Fax: (239) 936-7038
http://www.frls.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2015
Basic Field
FY 2014
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2014
% Difference
from FY 2014
$4,658,036 $4,561,135 $96,901 2%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2014 5,021,020 3,095,972 8,116,992 62%
2013 4,108,274 3,035,394 7,143,668 58%
2012 3,958,784 2,222,723 6,181,507 64%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2012 2013 2014
5,441 5,088 5,160
WORKFORCE 2014*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
23.9 12.2 21.3 57.3
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2014*
Adults Children Total
5,662 9,370 15,032
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2014
Case Type # %
HOUSING 2,740 53%
FAMILY 652 13%
INCOME 565 11%
CONSUMER 329 6%
EMPLOYMENT 293 6%
INDIVIDUAL 237 5%
MISC 193 4%
HEALTH 70 1%
EDUCATION 41 1%
JUVENILE 40 1%
TOTALS 5,160 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2014
Ethnicity # %
White 2,283 44%
African American 1,784 35%
Hispanic 971 19%
Native American 23 0%
Asian/Pacific 20 0%
Other 79 2%
TOTALS 5,160 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2014
Gender # %
Women 3,436 67%
Men 1,724 33%
TOTALS 5,160 100%

Counties Served

Charlotte, DeSoto, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Highlands, Indian River, Lee, Martin, Okeechobee, Palm Beach, Polk, St. Lucie


Branch office locations

Belle Glade
1540 NW Avenue L, Suite 103
Belle Glade, FL 33430-1767

Fort Myers
3210 Cleveland Avenue, Suite 101, P.O. Box 219
Fort Myers, FL 33802-0219

Fort Pierce
510 US Highway 1, Suite 1, P.O. Box 4333
Ft Pierce, FL 34948-4333

West Palm Beach
3111 South Dixie Highway, Suite 140,
West Palm Beach, FL 33405-1506

Punta Gorda
410 Taylor Street, Suite 106
Punta Gorda, FL 33950-4860