Matthew will have to privately fund the high-tech prosthetics that could give him back some independence.
A common virus was the cause of Matthew Ames losing all four of his limbs.
Matthew needs to raise around half a million dollars for state-of-the-art prosthetic limbs.
Matthew's rehabilitation is a long and arduous process.
Mike and the children share a laugh.
Matthew introduces Mike Willesee to his children.
Diane and Matthew have retained their lifelong bond through the trials of the last 15 months.
Wife Diane helps support Matthew in the water.
Matthew and his daughter frolic in the pool.