1 Garden CourtGarden CourtAlpha BiolabsFamily Law Week Email Subscriptionimage of 4 Paper Buildings logosite by Zehuti

Care applications received by Cafcass in December 2017 8% down on a year ago

1,008 applications received

In December 2017, Cafcass received a total of 1,008 care applications. Whilst this figure represents an 8% decrease in comparison with December 2016, it is the third-highest monthly total for December on record. November 2017 had also shown a small decrease compared with the corresponding month in 2016.

For the month-by-month figures, click here.