State Profile

LSC - Funded Programs in New Jersey


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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2016
Basic Field
FY 2015
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2015
% Difference
from FY 2015
$6,635,633 $5,998,973 $636,660 10%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2015 $6,209,785 $27,365,733 $33,575,518 18%
2014 $6,521,523 $20,035,750 $26,557,273 25%
2013 $6,285,092 $21,326,098 $27,611,190 23%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2013 2014 2015
21,775 21,210 21,031
WORKFORCE 2015*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
125.3 37.4 71.6 234.4
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2015*
Adults Children Total
32,836 19,436 52,272
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2015
Case Type # %
HOUSING 7,621 36%
INCOME 4,832 23%
CONSUMER 3,443 16%
FAMILY 3,407 16%
MISC 701 3%
INDIVIDUAL 569 3%
HEALTH 353 2%
EMPLOYMENT 72 0%
JUVENILE 29 0%
EDUCATION 4 0%
TOTALS 21,031 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2015
Ethnicity # %
White 5,980 28%
African American 8,052 38%
Hispanic 6,050 29%
Native American 64 0%
Asian/Pacific 368 2%
Other 517 2%
TOTALS 21,031 100%
CLIENTS BY GENDER 2015
Gender # %
Women 12,793 61%
Men 8,238 39%
TOTALS 21,031 100%
 
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
Monmouth, Ocean, 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
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