Donations are used for aiding Matthew in his journey towards recovery, safety, comfort and independence. Matthew is hoping to install the proper heating system in his home, the winter reeks havoc on his nerve damage and combined with constant low blood pressure the proper voice command heating would significantly increase his standard of living. Donations also aid in an ongoing struggle with caretaking. As Medicaid does provide a service, the service is wholly in adequate. He is very often left with big gaps in homecare coverage. Donations help to pay private aids. This is a paramount issue for him, he always needs help and your donations guarantee oh he won't be stranded, helpless and paralyzed in bed. These two issues are Combined with the standard cost of living on Long Island as well as accessible devices. Matthew is also Planning on returning to the Shepherd Center, in Atlanta. It is the Mecca spinal cord injury recovery. And donations will go towards that journey.