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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 %
2012 2,215,272 3,111,947 5,327,219 42%
2011 2,430,037 2,446,033 4,876,070 50%
2010 2,643,672 3,510,047 6,153,719 43%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2010 2011 2012
5,847 6,489 5,745
WORKFORCE 2012
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
21 14 17 52

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2012*
Adults Children Total
7,506 5,083 12,589
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2012
Case Type # %
FAMILY 2,020 35%
HOUSING 1,247 22%
CONSUMER 999 17%
INCOME 583 10%
MISC 453 8%
HEALTH 211 4%
JUVENILE 188 3%
EMPLOYMENT 33 1%
INDIVIDUAL 6 0%
EDUCATION 5 0%
TOTALS 5,745 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2012
Ethnicity # %
White 4,457 77%
African American 1,127 20%
Hispanic 89 2%
Native American 19 0%
Asian/Pacific 28 0%
Other 56 1%
TOTALS 5,776 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2012
Gender # %
Women 4,196 73%
Men 1,621 28%
TOTALS 5,776 100%

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