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LSC - Funded Programs in New Jersey


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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2014
Basic Field
FY 2013
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2013
% Difference
from FY 2013
$5,874,176 $5,836,925 $37,251 1%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2012 $6,370,641 $22,166,874 $28,537,515 22%
2011 $7,465,627 $26,162,981 $33,628,608 22%
2010 $7,774,018 $33,325,506 $41,099,524 19%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2010 2011 2012
32,654 29,282 25,220
WORKFORCE 2012
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
124 42 83 249

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2012*
Adults Children Total
35,021 24,273 59,294
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2012
Case Type # %
HOUSING 8,418 33%
INCOME 6,225 25%
CONSUMER 4,368 17%
FAMILY 4,314 17%
INDIVIDUAL 698 3%
MISC 694 3%
HEALTH 397 2%
EMPLOYMENT 58 0%
JUVENILE 44 0%
EDUCATION 4 0%
TOTALS 25,220 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2012
Ethnicity # %
White 7,467 30%
African American 10,280 41%
Hispanic 6,370 25%
Native American 80 0%
Asian/Pacific 422 2%
Other 598 2%
TOTALS 25,217 100%
CLIENTS BY GENDER 2012
Gender # %
Women 17,426 69%
Men 7,780 31%
TOTALS 25,217 100%
 
LSC-FUNDED PROGRAM COUNTIES SERVED
Legal Services of Northwest Jersey
Diane K. Smith , Executive Director
34 West Main Street, Suite 301 ,
Somerville , NJ, 08876-2218
(908) 231-0840
http://www.lsnj.org/lsnwj/index.htm
Hunterdon, Morris, Somerset, Sussex, Warren
South Jersey Legal Services, Inc.
Douglas E. Gershuny , Executive Director
745 Market Street ,
Camden , NJ, 08102-1117
(856) 964-2010
http://www.lsnj.org/sjls
Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, Salem
Northeast New Jersey Legal Services Corporation
John H. Fitzgerald , Executive Director
574 Summit Avenue ,
Jersey City , NJ, 07306-2797
(201) 792-6363
http://www.lsnj.org/directory.htm
Bergen, Hudson, Passaic
Essex-Newark Legal Services Project, Inc.
Felipe Chavana , Executive Director
5 Commerce Street, 2nd Floor ,
Newark , NJ, 07102
(973) 624-4500
http://www.lsnj.org/directory.htm
Essex
Ocean-Monmouth Legal Services, Inc.
Douglas Gershuny , Executive Director
303 West Main Street, Third Floor ,
Freehold , NJ, 07728
(732) 866-0020
http://www.lsnj.org/omls/index.htm
Monmouth, Ocean
Central Jersey Legal Services, Inc.
Janice Chapin , Executive Director
317 George Street, Suite 201 ,
New Brunswick , NJ, 08901-2006
(732) 249-7600
http://www.lsnj.org/cjls/index.htm
Mercer, Middlesex, Union