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Medical Marijuana and Integrative Therapy

Effective October 1, 2020, the District’s medical cannabis program has transitioned to the Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration (ABRA).

During the transition period, patient and caregiver applications, healthcare practitioner medical cannabis recommendations, and all other standard service requests will continue to be processed uninterrupted. 
Customer service support is available Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. ABRA may be reached by:

•    Email | [email protected]
•    Phone | (202) 442-4423
You may also find the answer to your question(s) along with helpful resources and applications 24/7 at  
All qualifying patients have the right to obtain and use marijuana for medical purposes when his or her primary healthcare practitioner has provided a written recommendation that bears his or her signature and license number. This recommendation must assert that the use of marijuana is medically necessary for the patient for the treatment of a qualifying medical condition or to mitigate the side effects of a qualifying medical treatment.
Below are some useful links regarding the Division of Medical Marijuana and Integrative Therapy:

All questions regarding the Division of Medical Marijuana and Integrative Therapy must be submitted in writing. Interested parties may send inquiries by email to [email protected] or by regular mail to:   

Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration (ABRA)
Medical Cannabis Program
2000 14th Street
Washington, DC 20009

Please submit all medical marijuana press inquiries in email only to [email protected].


Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
(202) 442-4423
Contact TTY: 
Office Hours: 
Monday through Friday 8:15 am – 4:30 pm
Service Location: 

2000 14th Street, NW

GIS Address: 
2000 14th Street, NW