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Program Profile

Northeast New Jersey Legal Services Corporation

John H. Fitzgerald, Executive Director
574 Summit Avenue, Jersey City NJ 07306-2797
Phone: (201) 792-6363; Fax: (201) 798-8780
http://www.lsnj.org/directory.htm

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2014
Basic Field
FY 2013
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2013
% Difference
from FY 2013
$1,598,433 $1,598,126 $307 0%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2012 1,672,073 5,693,888 7,365,961 23%
2011 1,962,490 6,610,177 8,572,667 23%
2010 2,045,706 8,899,228 10,944,934 19%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2010 2011 2012
8,272 7,141 5,821
WORKFORCE 2012
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
26 0 21 47

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2012*
Adults Children Total
8,512 5,824 14,336
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2012
Case Type # %
INCOME 1,670 29%
HOUSING 1,481 25%
CONSUMER 988 17%
FAMILY 949 16%
INDIVIDUAL 553 10%
HEALTH 94 2%
MISC 45 1%
EMPLOYMENT 31 1%
JUVENILE 9 0%
EDUCATION 1 0%
TOTALS 5,821 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2012
Ethnicity # %
White 1,291 22%
African American 1,590 27%
Hispanic 2,624 45%
Native American 5 0%
Asian/Pacific 129 2%
Other 181 3%
TOTALS 5,820 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2012
Gender # %
Women 4,127 71%
Men 1,688 29%
TOTALS 5,820 100%

Counties Served

Bergen, Hudson, Passaic


Branch office locations

Northeast New Jersey Legal Services-Bergen
190 Moore Street, Suite 100,
Hackensack, NJ 07601

Northeast New Jersey Legal Services-Passaic
152 Market Street, 6th Floor,
Paterson, NJ 07505