State Profile

LSC - Funded Programs in Massachusetts


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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2016
Basic Field
FY 2015
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2015
% Difference
from FY 2015
$5,147,586 $4,936,991 $210,595 4%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2015 $5,103,667 $17,371,342 $22,475,009 23%
2014 $5,099,250 $13,162,341 $18,261,591 28%
2013 $5,137,329 $4,030,365 $9,167,694 56%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2013 2014 2015
11,737 11,179 11,482
WORKFORCE 2015*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
66.2 21.1 39 126.3
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2015*
Adults Children Total
17,419 8,446 25,865
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2015
Case Type # %
HOUSING 5,417 47%
FAMILY 2,452 21%
INCOME 1,547 13%
CONSUMER 826 7%
MISC 282 2%
EMPLOYMENT 270 2%
JUVENILE 253 2%
INDIVIDUAL 232 2%
HEALTH 159 1%
EDUCATION 44 0%
TOTALS 11,482 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2015
Ethnicity # %
White 4,924 43%
African American 2,809 24%
Hispanic 2,653 23%
Native American 67 1%
Asian/Pacific 217 2%
Other 805 7%
TOTALS 11,475 100%
CLIENTS BY GENDER 2015
Gender # %
Women 8,164 71%
Men 3,301 29%
TOTALS 11,475 100%
 
LSC-FUNDED PROGRAM COUNTIES SERVED
Volunteer Lawyers Project of the Boston Bar Association
Joanna George Allison , Executive Director
99 Chauncy Street, Suite 400 ,
Boston , MA, 02111
(617) 423-0648
http://www.vlpnet.org/
Acton town, Ashland town, Arlington town, Bedford town, Bellingham town, Belmont town, Braintree town, Brookline town, Cambridge city, Canton town, Carlisle town, Concord town, Cohasset town, Dedham town, Dover town, Everett city, Foxborough town, Framingham town, Franklin town, Hingham town, Holbrook town, Holliston town, Hopkinton town, Hudson town, Hull town, Lexington town, Lincoln town, Malden city, Marlborough city, Maynard town, Medfield town, Medford city, Medway town, Melrose city, Millis town, Milton town, Natick town, Needham town, Newton city, Norfolk town, Norwell town, Norwood town, Plainville town, Quincy city, Randolph town, Scituate town, Sharon town, Sherborn town, Somerville city, Stoneham town, Stow town, Sudbury town, Suffolk, Wakefield town, Walpole town, Waltham city, Watertown town, Wayland town, Wellesley town, Weston town, Westwood town, Weymouth town, Winchester town, Woburn city, Wrenthan town
South Coastal Counties Legal Services
Susan Nagl , Executive Director
22 Bedford Street, 2nd Floor , P.O. Box 2507
Fall River , MA, 02722
(508) 979-7160
http://www.ncla.net/
Abington town, Avon town, Barnstable, Bridgewater town, Bristol, Brockton city, Carver town, Dukes, Duxbury town, East Bridgewater town, Halifax town, Hanover town, Hanson town, Kingston town, Lakeville town, Marion town, Marshfield town, Mattapoisett town, Middleborough town, Nantucket, Pembroke town, Plymouth town, Plympton town, Rochester town, Rockland town, Stoughton town, Wareham town, West Bridgewater town, Whitman town
Northeast Legal Aid, Inc.
George K. Weber , Executive Director
50 Island Street, Suite #203A ,
Lawrence , MA, 01840
(978) 458-1465
http://www.mvlegal.org/
Ashby town, Ayer town, Billerica town, Boxborough town, Burlington town, Chelmsford town, Dracut town, Dunstable town, Essex, Groton town, Littleton town, Lowell city, North Reading town, Pepperell town, Reading town, Shirley town, Tewksbury town, Townsend town, Tyngsborogh town, Westford town, Wilmington town
Community Legal Aid, Inc.
Jonathan Mannina , Executive Director
405 Main Street ,
Worcester , MA, 01608
(508) 752-3718
http://www.communitylegal.org
Berkshire, Franklin, Hampden, Hampshire, Worcester