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Nine per cent increase in care applications received by Cafcass in July
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Figures released by Cafcass show that the number of care applications received in July 2015 increased by 9%
from July 2014
levels. A total of 1,111 care applications
This is slightly lower than the number of care applications received between April 2014
and March 2015
: during this period Cafcass received 11,149
applications. This represents a 5% increase
in comparison to the same period in the previous financial year when 10,620
applications were received.
The full figures are available on the Cafcass website