A unified patient advocate voice promoting common legislative and policy interests and goals.
To assist Maryland Medical Cannabis Patients with safeguarding their health during this global pandemic, the Cannabis Patient Advocacy Association is establishing a publicly accessible Caregiver Directory. If interested in being listed in our directory, please click here to submit your information.
As of January 2021, there are 125, 335 certified Medical Cannabis Patients in Maryland as well as countless individual patient advocates, advocacy groups and formal patient advocacy organizations and entities. The Cannabis Patient Advocacy Association (CPAA), founded by a cannabis patient with a law and policy background, is a policy education organization developing strategies and solutions to challenges in the cannabis patient marketplace focusing on legislative education efforts, advocate training, and community outreach through actionable items in line with our mission of unity, collaboration and action. With Maryland retail sales in March 2021 alone totalling $48, 116, 446 and cannabis legalization on the horizon, the cannabis industry is at a pivotal point.
CPAA strives to set the industry standard in the provision of practical, patient-focused, science-based cannabis solutions leading to meaningful change in the daily lives of all patients in the cannabis industry. CPAA promotes the common interests and goals of cannabis patients and advocates as an effective voice of action and aims to cultivate an environment of advocacy training, representation and resources needed to create meaningful, measurable change in a rapidly growing market.