Cafcass care demand statistics published

The statistics for Cafcass care demand covering February 2012 have been published.  The statistics show 878 care applications for the month.  This remains at an extremely high level following the highest ever number of care applications received in a single month in January 2012.

Between April 2011 and February 2012, Cafcass received 2,299 applications which is 11.9% than the comparative period of the last financial year.