Cafcass Statistics Confirm Care Applications Have Increased (2)

Cafcass confirm an 18% increase in Care Applications since April 2014.

Statistics released today by Cafcass, the Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service, show that in April 2015 Cafcass received a total of 946 care applications, representing a 18% increase when compared to figures from April 2014. This figure also represents the highest number to date of care applications received during the month of April.  This follows the release of annual figures last month, showing care applications at an all-time high during 2014-15.

Crosse + Crosse Solicitors LLP has a dedicated team of lawyers highly experienced in care proceedings.  If you are a parent or a family member affected by care proceedings, please contact us for advice on 01392 258451.