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Program Profile

Prairie State Legal Services, Inc.

Michael O'Connor, Executive Director
303 North Main Street, Suite 600, Rockford IL 61101
Phone: (815) 965-2134; Fax: (815) 965-1081
http://www.pslegal.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2014
Basic Field
FY 2013
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2013
% Difference
from FY 2013
$3,574,790 $2,800,594 $774,196 28%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2013 2,866,208 7,195,449 10,061,657 28%
2012 2,615,672 5,972,877 8,588,549 30%
2011 3,078,453 5,630,634 8,709,087 35%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2011 2012 2013
15,201 12,452 12,649
WORKFORCE 2013*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
73.4 5.6 42 121.1
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2013*
Adults Children Total
14,973 12,982 27,955
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2013
Case Type # %
HOUSING 4,722 37%
FAMILY 3,611 29%
CONSUMER 1,278 10%
INCOME 1,121 9%
MISC 711 6%
HEALTH 475 4%
EMPLOYMENT 431 3%
JUVENILE 187 1%
EDUCATION 71 1%
INDIVIDUAL 42 0%
TOTALS 12,649 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2013
Ethnicity # %
White 7,500 59%
African American 3,373 27%
Hispanic 1,281 10%
Native American 74 1%
Asian/Pacific 190 2%
Other 231 2%
TOTALS 12,649 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2013
Gender # %
Women 9,217 73%
Men 3,432 27%
TOTALS 12,649 100%

Counties Served

Boone, Bureau, Carroll, DeKalb, DuPage, Fulton, Grundy, Henderson, Henry, Iroquois, Jo Daviess, Kane, Kankakee, Kendall, Knox, Lake, La Salle, Lee, Livingston, McDonough, McHenry, McLean, Marshall, Mercer, Ogle, Peoria, Putnam, Rock Island, Stark, Stephenson, Tazewell, Warren, Whiteside, Will, Winnebago, Woodford


Branch office locations

Fox Valley Office
1024 West Main Street,
St. Charles, IL 60174

Bloomington office
201 West Olive Street, Suite 203,
Bloomington, IL 61701

Kankakee office
191 South Chicago,
Kankakee, IL 60901

Ottawa office
1021 Clinton Street,
Ottawa, IL 61350

Peoria office
331 Fulton Street, #600,
Peoria, IL 61602

Rock Island Office
1600 4th Avenue, Suite 200,
Rock Island, IL 61201

Waukegan office
325 Washington Street, #100,
Waukegan, IL 60085

Wheaton Office
400 West Roosevelt Road,
Wheaton, IL 60187

Galesburg office
311 East Main Street, Suite 302,
Galesburg, IL 61401

McHenry Office
5320 W. Elm Street,
Mchenry, IL 60050

Joliet Office
5 West Jefferson Street, Lower Level
Joliet, IL 60432