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Program Profile

Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc.

William J. Hawkes, Executive Director
Main Seneca Building, 237 Main Street, 4th Floor, Buffalo NY 14203-2473
Phone: (716) 847-0650; Fax: (716) 847-0227
http://www.nls.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2014
Basic Field
FY 2013
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2013
% Difference
from FY 2013
$1,169,481 $1,197,945 $-28,464 -2%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2013 1,299,557 4,668,059 5,967,616 22%
2012 1,375,055 4,476,218 5,851,273 24%
2011 1,487,756 3,807,381 5,295,137 28%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2011 2012 2013
7,510 6,740 6,729
WORKFORCE 2013*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
22.6 22.6 14.5 59.7
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2013*
Adults Children Total
8,885 7,740 16,625
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2013
Case Type # %
HOUSING 4,071 60%
INCOME 1,329 20%
FAMILY 839 12%
CONSUMER 246 4%
HEALTH 113 2%
MISC 110 2%
INDIVIDUAL 10 0%
EDUCATION 6 0%
EMPLOYMENT 3 0%
JUVENILE 2 0%
TOTALS 6,729 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2013
Ethnicity # %
White 2,350 35%
African American 3,654 54%
Hispanic 560 8%
Native American 66 1%
Asian/Pacific 33 0%
Other 66 1%
TOTALS 6,729 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2013
Gender # %
Women 5,026 75%
Men 1,703 25%
TOTALS 6,729 100%

Counties Served

Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans, Wyoming


Branch office locations

Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc.
225 Old Falls Street, 3rd Floor, P.O. Box 844
Niagara Falls, NY 14302-0844

Oak Orchard Legal Services A Division of Neighborh
5073 Clinton Street Road,
Batavia, NY 14020