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Care applications received by Cafcass in December increase by 17%
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Figures released by Cafcass show that the number of care applications received in December 2015 increased by 17%
from those received in December 2014
. A total of 1,092
care applications were received.
Between April 2014 and March 2015
Cafcass received a total of 11,155
applications. This figure is 5% higher
when compared to the same period in the previous financial year, when 10,620
applications were received.
The full figures are available on the Cafcass website