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LSNJ coordinates the statewide Legal Services system, which provides free legal assistance to low-income New Jerseyans for their civil legal problems.

Through its work, LSNJ strives to secure substantive and procedural justice for those living in poverty.

Poverty Benchmarks 2014

Poverty Benchmarks 2014:
Assessing New Jersey’s Progress
in Combatting Poverty

What Is Poverty?

What is Poverty?
Measuring Deprivation in New Jersey

2012 Civil Legal Assistance Gap

New Jersey's
 Civil Legal Assistance Gap

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PROBONONJ

PROBONONJ has just been expanded greatly to better support legal assistance volunteers. Even if you are already providing pro bono services, please register on the site to take full advantage of the benefits it offers.

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POVERTY IN FOCUS

The stories included in Poverty In Focus are accounts of low-income people living in New Jersey, based on individual interviews across the state.

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POVERTY RESEARCH INSTITUTE

Poverty Research Institute (PRI) publishes a variety of reports concerning poverty in New Jersey.

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RECENT LSNJ EVENTS

LSNJ 2014 Equal Justice Awards
October 15, 2014
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LEGAL SERVICES IN THE NEWS

09/18/14: Census data show poverty up, incomes down as NJ economic recovery

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09/18/14: Number of poor in N.J. spikes, in city slows small drop.

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09/18/14: New Jersey one of three states with increase in poverty last year, Census reports

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09/15/14: Struggling to survive: 38 percent of N.J. households can't meet basic needs (from NJ.com)

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09/15/14: Map shows where in NJ most struggling families live (from MyCentralJersey.com) - While the rate...

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KEY LEGAL DEVELOPMENTS

08/05/14: Under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act, the US Department of Justice has entered into a mutual agreement with the...

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08/05/14: The US Department of Housing and Urban Development entered into a mutual agreement with the State of New Jersey...

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