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May 11, 2015 10:14 am

Care applications in March 2015

March 2015 statistics from Cafcass

In March 2015, Cafcass received a total of 1,066 care applications. This figure represents a 16% increase compared to those received in March 2014.

April 2013 – March 2014

Between April 2013 and March 2014 Cafcass received a total of 10,620 applications.
This figure is 4% lower when compared to the same period in the previous financial year, when 11,110 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.

April 2012 – March 2013:

During 2012-13, Cafcass received 11,110 new applications. This figure is 8% higher when compared to previous financial year.

April 2011 – March 2012: During 2011-12 Cafcass received 10,255 applications, an 11% increase on the previous financial year, when Cafcass received 9,203 applications.