New York medical marijuana for children
Some people are surprised to learn that medical marijuana is an option for children. For kids with epilepsy, cancer, and other conditions, anecdotal evidence shows support for its benefits.
At Verilife, we believe that no one should have to suffer when a medication that can help relieve their symptoms exists—least of all children. That’s why we advocate for access for everyone, including kids, and ensure that we bring the real information about its possibilities to help.
How to get a medical marijuana card for a qualifying child living in New York
- A qualifying patient who is younger than 18 years old
- A minor must have an adult caregiver—who must also be their legal guardian—apply and receive a medical marijuana card on their behalf
- Be certified for the medical use of marijuana by a New York DOH licensed physician, nurse practitioner, or physician's assistant