CARPLS by the Numbers

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CARPLS by the Numbers2019-02-04T14:16:00-05:00

CARPLS by the Numbers

#1

Legal Aid Hotline in the NATION

Total Clients + Total Cases + Cost Per Case

We provide more than

55,000

legal consultations annually

Involving

28,000

cases

Covering

1,871

different legal topics from adoption to zoning

85%

of all cases resolved in-house.

89%

of our clients are satisfied with how their legal problems were resolved.

95%

would recommend us to a friend.

1

1 of 40 legal aid providers serving Cook County.

4

CARPLS receives just 4% of Cook County legal aid funding.

22

Yet, 22% of all legal aid cases are handled by CARPLS.

62

At an average cost of $62 per case.

85

85¢ out of every dollar raised goes to client services.