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Care applications received by Cafcass in May 2016 increase by 23%

Date:14 JUN 2016
In May 2016, Cafcass received a total of 1,141 care applications. This figure represents a 23% increase compared to those received in May 2015.

Between April 2015 and March 2016 Cafcass received a total of 12,758 applications.
This figure is 14% higher when compared in the previous financial year, when 11,159 applications were received.

The full figures are available on the Cafcass website.