In June 2015, Cafcass received a total of 1,104 care applications.
This figure represents a 25% increase
compared to those received in June 2014.
Between April 2014
and March 2015
Cafcass received a total of 11,143
This figure is 5%
higher when compared to the same period in the previous financial year, when 10,620
applications were received.
Demand peaked during a few months. For example, new applications received in the month of April and October 2013 were the highest ever recorded by Cafcass in those individual months.
The full figures are available on the Cafcass website