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Program Profile

Legal Aid of East Tennessee

David R. Yoder, Executive Director
502 South Gay Street, Suite 404, Knoxville TN 37902-1502
Phone: (865) 637-0484; Fax: (865) 525-1162
http://www.laet.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2014
Basic Field
FY 2013
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2013
% Difference
from FY 2013
$2,358,390 $2,070,268 $288,122 14%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2013 2,126,162 2,317,276 4,443,438 48%
2012 2,215,272 3,111,947 5,327,219 42%
2011 2,430,037 2,446,033 4,876,070 50%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2011 2012 2013
6,489 5,745 5,488
WORKFORCE 2013*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
21 14 13.2 48.2
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2013*
Adults Children Total
7,565 4,608 12,173
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2013
Case Type # %
FAMILY 1,852 34%
HOUSING 1,325 24%
CONSUMER 862 16%
INCOME 556 10%
MISC 468 9%
HEALTH 230 4%
JUVENILE 101 2%
EMPLOYMENT 53 1%
INDIVIDUAL 32 1%
EDUCATION 9 0%
TOTALS 5,488 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2013
Ethnicity # %
White 4,142 75%
African American 1,091 20%
Hispanic 111 2%
Native American 13 0%
Asian/Pacific 17 0%
Other 114 2%
TOTALS 5,488 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2013
Gender # %
Women 3,927 72%
Men 1,561 28%
TOTALS 5,488 100%

Counties Served

Bledsoe, Blount, Bradley, Carter, Cocke, Grainger, Greene, Hamblen, Hamilton, Hancock, Hawkins, Jefferson, Johnson, Knox, Loudon, McMinn, Marion, Meigs, Monroe, Polk, Rhea, Sequatchie, Sevier, Sullivan, Unicoi, Washington


Branch office locations

Legal Aid of East Tennessee Inc
535 Chestnut Street, Suite 360
Chattanooga, TN 37402

Legal Aid of East Tennessee Inc
311 W Walnut Street, PO Drawer 360
Johnson City, TN 37604

Legal Aid of East Tennessee Inc
307 Ellis Avenue, Compton Place
Maryville, TN 37801

Legal Aid of East Tennessee Inc
1001 W 2nd North Street,
Morristown, TN 37814