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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 %
2012 1,375,055 4,476,218 5,851,273 24%
2011 1,487,756 3,807,381 5,295,137 28%
2010 1,552,695 3,513,336 5,066,031 31%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2010 2011 2012
7,880 7,510 6,740
WORKFORCE 2012
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
24 21 15 60

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2012*
Adults Children Total
8,928 7,736 16,664
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2012
Case Type # %
HOUSING 3,962 59%
INCOME 1,452 22%
FAMILY 755 11%
CONSUMER 344 5%
HEALTH 147 2%
MISC 64 1%
INDIVIDUAL 11 0%
EDUCATION 4 0%
EMPLOYMENT 1 0%
JUVENILE 0 0%
TOTALS 6,740 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2012
Ethnicity # %
White 2,490 37%
African American 3,542 53%
Hispanic 528 8%
Native American 63 1%
Asian/Pacific 51 1%
Other 66 1%
TOTALS 6,740 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2012
Gender # %
Women 5,147 76%
Men 1,593 24%
TOTALS 6,740 100%

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