Matias

Matias' Visual Impairment is Due to
Leber's Congenital Amaurosis (no light perception)

One Minute Video (Before & After)

Matias' progress! Walking ability before getting a belt cane and after one month of wearing his belt cane. Look ma' no stroller!

Featured Video

March 6, 2020
Thirty-five-month-old Matias
After two years wearing belt cane
Walks freely outside
Improved language
Improved motor skills

BEFORE BELT CANE

November 11, 2018
Twenty months. He uses a push toy briefly and moves about holding furniture, crawling low to the floor
Repetitive play
Quiet


Improvised Mobility tool
Heavy cart


November 17, 2018
Twenty-months old with Human guide ascending stairs.
He is not able to locate edge of the ascending stair and so misses the step.

WITH BELT CANE

December 15, 2018
Twenty-one months of is tearful with belt cane introduction.
Matias cried each time mom put the belt cane on him.
his family found a way to communicate the cane will remain on.

December 15, 2018
Twenty-one months of is tearful with his belt cane introduction.
Matias cried each time mom put the belt cane on him.
his family found a way to communicate the cane will remain on.


December 18, 2018
Human guide with granny hand.
The cane tip locates the edge of curb, a bush, the surface ahead.