Located in the Chicago Metro Area, Addison lies less than an hour away from the city. Addison residents commute to the city for work or enjoy the opportunities their community has to offer. To find more dispensaries near Addison, enter your zip code and choose a distance range to search.
You must have an Illinois medical cannabis card to buy medicine from a dispensary. To sign up for one, you have to live in Illinois and receive a diagnosis for a qualifying condition. Ask your doctor to fill out a certification form and attach it to the official application. You can sign up for the state program online or by mail.
Dispensaries in Illinois sell medical marijuana to registered patients. They can stock any kind of cannabis product as long as it goes through state-mandated inspection. That means Illinois dispensaries can provide a wide variety of medicinal items, including bud, concentrates and topicals. The trained staff will help you find a medication that works for your condition.
To provide their patients a higher level of care, many dispensaries offer additional health services. Some have community outreach events that educate the public about medical marijuana. Patients at certain dispensaries can attend events that teach them about general health issues.
Patients in Illinois must designate a primary dispensary before they can buy medicine — they can only purchase medical marijuana from the dispensary they choose. Submit the Medical Cannabis Dispensary Selection Form to pick a location. Some dispensaries will help you with the designation process.
Once the state approves your request, you can visit the dispensary after 24 hours.
You make a critical decision for your health when you choose a dispensary. Read our listings above to learn more about the products and services each shop has to offer. For more information about cannabis medicine, visit a marijuana-positive doctor.