ENGLAND – Care applications in April 2013 show continued rise

908 applications in April 2013 is a 20% rise on a year ago

In April 2013, Cafcass received a total of 908 applications. This is a 20% increase on April 2012, and the highest ever recorded by Cafcass for the month of April.

Between April 2012 and March 2013 Cafcass received a total of 11,064 applications. This figure is 8% higher when compared to 2011-12 during which Cafcass received 10,245 new applications. That figure was 11% higher than the preceding year.

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SOURCE: Family Law Week

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