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LSC - Funded Programs in New Jersey


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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2015
Basic Field
FY 2014
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2014
% Difference
from FY 2014
$5,998,973 $5,874,176 $124,797 2%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2014 $6,521,523 $20,035,750 $26,557,273 25%
2013 $6,285,092 $21,326,098 $27,611,190 23%
2012 $6,370,641 $22,166,874 $28,537,515 22%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2012 2013 2014
25,220 21,775 21,121
WORKFORCE 2014*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
111.5 36.3 74.9 222.7
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2014*
Adults Children Total
30,866 19,351 50,217
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2014
Case Type # %
HOUSING 7,554 36%
INCOME 5,141 24%
CONSUMER 3,701 18%
FAMILY 3,075 15%
MISC 728 3%
INDIVIDUAL 556 3%
HEALTH 262 1%
EMPLOYMENT 70 0%
JUVENILE 33 0%
EDUCATION 1 0%
TOTALS 21,121 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2014
Ethnicity # %
White 6,543 31%
African American 8,324 39%
Hispanic 5,374 25%
Native American 52 0%
Asian/Pacific 369 2%
Other 459 2%
TOTALS 21,121 100%
CLIENTS BY GENDER 2014
Gender # %
Women 14,649 69%
Men 6,451 31%
TOTALS 21,121 100%
 
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, Monmouth, Ocean, 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
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