State Profile

LSC - Funded Programs in Arkansas


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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2016
Basic Field
FY 2015
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2015
% Difference
from FY 2015
$3,628,391 $3,678,427 $-50,036 -1%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2015 $3,812,537 $3,736,848 $7,549,385 51%
2014 $3,744,506 $3,887,038 $7,631,544 49%
2013 $3,589,704 $4,188,020 $7,777,724 46%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2013 2014 2015
10,598 9,765 10,119
WORKFORCE 2015*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
47.2 6.4 26.2 79.8
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2015*
Adults Children Total
14,363 11,611 25,974
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2015
Case Type # %
FAMILY 4,367 43%
HOUSING 1,315 13%
CONSUMER 1,184 12%
INCOME 872 9%
JUVENILE 800 8%
MISC 496 5%
HEALTH 426 4%
INDIVIDUAL 326 3%
EMPLOYMENT 268 3%
EDUCATION 65 1%
TOTALS 10,119 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2015
Ethnicity # %
White 6,357 63%
African American 3,164 31%
Hispanic 341 3%
Native American 46 0%
Asian/Pacific 132 1%
Other 79 1%
TOTALS 10,119 100%
CLIENTS BY GENDER 2015
Gender # %
Women 7,439 74%
Men 2,676 26%
TOTALS 10,119 100%
 
LSC-FUNDED PROGRAM COUNTIES SERVED
Legal Aid of Arkansas, Inc.
Lee Richardson , Executive Director
714 South Main Street ,
Jonesboro , AR, 72401
(870) 972-9224
http://www.arlegalservices.org/
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
Center for Arkansas Legal Services
Jean Turner Carter , Executive Director
1300 W. 6th Street ,
Little Rock , AR, 72201-3593
(501) 376-3423
http://www.arlegalservices.org/
Arkansas, Ashley, Bradley, Calhoun, Chicot, Clark, Cleveland, Columbia, Conway, Crawford, Dallas, Desha, Drew, Faulkner, Franklin, Garland, Grant, Hempstead, Hot Spring, Howard, Jefferson, Johnson, Lafayette, Lincoln, Little River, Logan, Lonoke, Miller, Montgomery, Nevada, Ouachita, Perry, Pike, Polk, Pope, Prairie, Pulaski, Saline, Scott, Sebastian, Sevier, Union, White, Yell