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Program Profile

Legal Aid of East Tennessee

David R. Yoder, Executive Director
502 South Gay Street, Suite 404, Knoxville TN 37902-1502
Phone: (865) 637-0484; Fax: (865) 525-1162
http://www.laet.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2015
Basic Field
FY 2014
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2014
% Difference
from FY 2014
$2,408,494 $2,358,390 $50,104 2%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2014 2,386,659 2,240,968 4,627,627 52%
2013 2,126,162 2,317,276 4,443,438 48%
2012 2,215,272 3,111,947 5,327,219 42%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2012 2013 2014
5,745 5,488 5,105
WORKFORCE 2014*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
21 13.1 12.8 46.9
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2014*
Adults Children Total
6,526 4,327 10,853
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2014
Case Type # %
FAMILY 1,978 39%
HOUSING 1,158 23%
CONSUMER 868 17%
MISC 392 8%
INCOME 389 8%
HEALTH 161 3%
JUVENILE 88 2%
EMPLOYMENT 55 1%
INDIVIDUAL 8 0%
EDUCATION 8 0%
TOTALS 5,105 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2014
Ethnicity # %
White 3,933 77%
African American 957 19%
Hispanic 92 2%
Native American 13 0%
Asian/Pacific 19 0%
Other 93 2%
TOTALS 5,107 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2014
Gender # %
Women 3,723 73%
Men 1,382 27%
TOTALS 5,107 100%

Counties Served

Bledsoe, Blount, Bradley, Carter, Cocke, Grainger, Greene, Hamblen, Hamilton, Hancock, Hawkins, Jefferson, Johnson, Knox, Loudon, McMinn, Marion, Meigs, Monroe, Polk, Rhea, Sequatchie, Sevier, Sullivan, Unicoi, Washington


Branch office locations

Legal Aid of East Tennessee Inc
535 Chestnut Street, Suite 360
Chattanooga, TN 37402

Legal Aid of East Tennessee Inc
311 W Walnut Street, PO Drawer 360
Johnson City, TN 37604

Legal Aid of East Tennessee Inc
307 Ellis Avenue, Compton Place
Maryville, TN 37801

Legal Aid of East Tennessee Inc
1001 W 2nd North Street,
Morristown, TN 37814