Whether you're a patient, physician, caregiver or member of the Rhode Island community, it's important to understand why, how and the efficacy of marijuana as medicine.
We've compiled this information for you from trusted and reputable resources.
Rhode Island Department of Health Medical Marijuana Program
The Department of Health accepts, reviews and approves patient, caregiver and authorized purchaser applications and licenses.
Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation
Learn how to apply for tags to grow your medical marijuana plants as well as rules and regulations regarding Cultivators, Cooperative Residential/Non-Residential Grows, in addition to industrial hemp.
Americans for Safe Access
The mission of Americans for Safe Access (ASA) is to ensure safe and legal access to cannabis (marijuana) for therapeutic uses and research. ASA works with a grassroots base of over 50,000 members to effect change using public education and direct advocacy at the local, state, and federal level.
Marijuana Policy Project
MPP is the nation’s largest organization dedicated exclusively to marijuana policy, and it played leading roles in the successful legalization initiative efforts in Colorado, Alaska, Massachusetts, Maine, and Nevada.
Protect Families First
Protect Families First works to raise awareness about how the ideologies and policies driving the war on drugs are ruining the lives of young people and destroying communities. They advocate for more just, sensible, and humane drug policies that are informed by science, promote public health, and protect families first.
Dr. Sanjay Gupta's CNN Medical Special "Weed"
This video is just over 40 minutes but well worth viewing in its entirety.
The Power of Raw Cannabis
Great information for those who are interested in juicing.
International Association of Cannabinoid Medicines
Great resource that has up-to-date information, from around the world.