Cases involving Social Services continue to Rise




In April 2013, the Children and Families Court Advisory Support Service (Cafcass) received a total of 908 applications involving Social Services (care applications). This is a 20% increase on April 2012 and the highest ever recorded by Cafcass for the month of April.  The total figure of applications for the year between April 2012 and March 2013 is 8% higher when compared to 2011-12 which was 11% higher than the preceding year.

We have a specialist team of lawyers with vast experience in advising families involved in care applications.  For more information, please contact us on 01392 258451.