MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A Minnesota nonprofit has formed a Facebook group for patients seeking assistance in qualifying for the new medical marijuana program.
Sensible Minnesota works to educate the public on medical marijuana and cannabis-related issues. The nonprofit has created a group for Minnesotans currently in the program to exchange information and for patients working to qualify for the program to find support.READ MORE: COVID In Minnesota: UK Variant Outbreak Linked To Youth Sports In Carver County, Officials Recommend 2-Week Pause
Currently, only 65 patients have been approved to receive cannabis on July 1.READ MORE: More Than 1 Million Wisconsin Residents Have Been Vaccinated
According to a recent press release, Sensible Minnesota will train patient advocates to help new patients through the qualification process, and to provide support to those patients already in the program.MORE NEWS: Faces Of COVID: Daryl Kruger, 82, Loved His Grandkids And The MN Twins
The group currently has almost 70 members.