You Are Not Alone

Welcome. You’ve come to the right place for accurate information for those newly diagnosed with NMOSD. We are here to help you navigate your journey and provide current resources and educational information that will empower you to advocate for yourself and your loved one.


Please check back here often, as content will be updated.

Patient Advocacy Council

The Guthy-Jackson NMO Patient Advocacy Council is committed to providing educational resources, extending awareness to urban and rural communities, and connecting patients, caregivers, and families within the local and online NMO community with one another.

The NMO Patient Advocacy Council is led by Lisa McDaniel, Director of Patient Advocacy, Cori Woolf, Patient Advocacy Manager, and Kim Jackson-Matthews, Patient Advocacy Coordinator.

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Resource Guide

Find Help for Medical Costs and Expenses of Living with NMOSD

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The Assistance Fund


Patient and Medication Specific Assistance Programs -
NORD (National Organization for Rare Disorders)

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Patient Advocate Foundation

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International NMO Organizations

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Fast Facts about NMOSD