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LSC - Funded Programs in New Jersey


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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2014
Basic Field
FY 2013
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2013
% Difference
from FY 2013
$5,874,176 $5,836,925 $37,251 1%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2013 $6,285,092 $21,326,098 $27,611,190 23%
2012 $6,370,641 $22,166,874 $28,537,515 22%
2011 $7,465,627 $26,162,981 $33,628,608 22%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2011 2012 2013
29,282 25,220 21,775
WORKFORCE 2013*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
121 40.3 80.4 241.6
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2013*
Adults Children Total
31,117 20,746 51,863
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2013
Case Type # %
HOUSING 7,584 35%
INCOME 5,674 26%
CONSUMER 3,510 16%
FAMILY 3,457 16%
INDIVIDUAL 552 3%
MISC 515 2%
HEALTH 375 2%
EMPLOYMENT 66 0%
JUVENILE 36 0%
EDUCATION 6 0%
TOTALS 21,775 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2013
Ethnicity # %
White 7,705 35%
African American 8,920 41%
Hispanic 3,778 17%
Native American 54 0%
Asian/Pacific 417 2%
Other 901 4%
TOTALS 21,775 100%
CLIENTS BY GENDER 2013
Gender # %
Women 13,913 64%
Men 7,862 36%
TOTALS 21,775 100%
 
LSC-FUNDED PROGRAM COUNTIES SERVED
Legal Services of Northwest Jersey
Diane K. Smith , Executive Director
34 West Main Street, Suite 301 ,
Somerville , NJ, 08876-2218
(908) 231-0840
http://www.lsnj.org/lsnwj/index.htm
Hunterdon, Morris, Somerset, Sussex, Warren
South Jersey Legal Services, Inc.
Douglas E. Gershuny , Executive Director
745 Market Street ,
Camden , NJ, 08102-1117
(856) 964-2010
http://www.lsnj.org/sjls
Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, Salem
Northeast New Jersey Legal Services Corporation
John H. Fitzgerald , Executive Director
574 Summit Avenue ,
Jersey City , NJ, 07306-2797
(201) 792-6363
http://www.lsnj.org/directory.htm
Bergen, Hudson, Passaic
Essex-Newark Legal Services Project, Inc.
Felipe Chavana , Executive Director
5 Commerce Street, 2nd Floor ,
Newark , NJ, 07102
(973) 624-4500
http://www.lsnj.org/directory.htm
Essex
Ocean-Monmouth Legal Services, Inc.
Douglas Gershuny , Executive Director
303 West Main Street, Third Floor ,
Freehold , NJ, 07728
(732) 866-0020
http://www.lsnj.org/omls/index.htm
Monmouth, Ocean
Central Jersey Legal Services, Inc.
Janice Chapin , Executive Director
317 George Street, Suite 201 ,
New Brunswick , NJ, 08901-2006
(732) 249-7600
http://www.lsnj.org/cjls/index.htm
Mercer, Middlesex, Union