The youth of San Francisco have the right to make informed decisions about cannabis based on factual information.
We want to make sure that all San Francisco youth have safe, accurate resources for answering their questions about cannabis consumption.
Myths about weed passed around in schools and online can make getting real, honest answers difficult for teens. The information included here is shared with the intent to reduce the negative consequences associated with cannabis consumption for young people.
DID YOU KNOW?
It’s harder to control the timing and effects of weed that is swallowed.
Edibles can contain more THC than you would get from smoking cannabis, and can kick in when you don't expect it. People sometimes eat enough to get poisoned before they feel any effects.
WHAT QUESTIONS DO YOU HAVE?
Want To Learn More?
Check out the various links to learn more helpful information about Cannabis & Public Health
San Francisco Mayor’s Office of Cannabis
San Mateo Cannabis Decoded
Let’s Talk Cannabis Los Angeles County
CDC information on Marijuana and Public Health
Cannabis Information from the San Francisco Department of Public Health
Let’s Talk Cannabis at California Department of Public Health (CDPH)