Patient & Family Resources

Cascade Dafo is passionate about pediatric mobility -- we are committed to helping patients and their families find successful solutions to mobility challenges.

We've grouped all of our tips, tricks, and resources for DAFO-wearers and their families here, in this section.

Click on the menu items to learn more about the bracing process and DAFO wear and care.

Introduction to orthoses

Most DAFO patients lack some degree of voluntary control of the foot and/or ankle. Simply put, a DAFO (sometimes called a brace or splint) provides support to help a patient maintain a foot/ankle position, encourage mobility, and ultimately, improve stability and success.

How to order

Contact your clinician to schedule an appointment for your child to be evaluated for a custom DAFO or Fast Fit product. For names of the clinicians in your area, call Customer Support at 800.848.7332 or email

Cascade Fast Fit prefabricated shoe inserts

If your clinician has already recommended a Fast Fit pre-fabricated shoe insert, you can order directly by either emailing, or calling Customer Support at 800.848.7332.