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12 AUG 2015

Nine per cent increase in care applications received by Cafcass in July

Nine per cent increase in care applications received by Cafcass in July
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 were received.

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.
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