The agricultural community of Safford features a lower cost of living than both the national and Arizona average. If you live in Safford or want to visit a quiet place without many tourists, knowledge of local dispensaries will help you feel your best.
Safford’s medical marijuana laws feature fairly typical regulations for dispensaries. As long as they follow these rules, medical marijuana providers can do business in the area. Read more to learn about dispensaries in Safford and Arizona.
Safford serves as the county seat of Graham County, which has under 1000 registered medical marijuana patients. Dispensary numbers tend to scale with patient numbers because the state gives priority to areas with many patients. You may have trouble finding a dispensary outside the city within a small distance.
If you need more dispensary options to choose from, you can travel to Clifton, another dispensary city, within 50 miles.
Patients who live more than 25 miles away from a dispensary have legal permission to grow medical cannabis. Certain parts of Graham County could qualify as an area where you can cultivate. Contact the Department of Health Services if you think you could qualify.
If you can’t grow or buy your medicine, the state allows you to designate a caregiver to do those activities for you. You may want the help of a caregiver if:
The patient must apply through the state with the caregiver’s help.
Patients who need to find a doctor who will evaluate them for medical marijuana should use our convenient physician listings. Then, choose a dispensary near you from the list above.