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Medical cannabis charity announces funding available for Jersey residents to support access to “life changing” prescriptions

From today (17th May 2022), Jersey residents can apply for a grant to fully support medical cannabis prescription from the UK’s only medical cannabis charity, Sapphire Medical Foundation thanks to new funding. Those selected who meet the eligibility criteria to access medical cannabis prescriptions and clinic appointments will be paid for by the Sapphire Medical Foundation for a

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Dive for Access to Life-Changing Medication

Josie Nicholas is bravely jumping out of an aeroplane on the 13th May 2022 to raise money for the Sapphire Medical Foundation. Donate and read more about why she is taking on this challenge and what access to this treatment means for the people she helps on a daily basis. All money raised goes

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Sapphire Medical Foundation Receives Inaugural Charitable Grant

Sapphire Medical Foundation is delighted to announce that it has been successful in its application for a charitable grant from The Hospital Saturday Fund. The grant will enhance the charity’s aim to reduce the financial barriers of access to medical cannabis that may affect individuals who are unable to afford the costs associated with medical

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#MCAW2020 virtual fundraiser raises over £500

Congratulations to all of those who helped Sapphire Medical Foundation run, walk and swim the 550km journey from London to Holland during Medical Cannabis Awareness Week 2020. Teams from across the medical cannabis sector contributed to the virtual fundraiser. The event raised a significant £510 for Sapphire Medical Foundation. Simon Erridge, trustee at Sapphire Medical

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Cannabis fund Sapphire wins charity status

Sapphire Medical Foundation becomes first medical cannabis charity

In a landmark decision by the Charity Commission, Sapphire Medical Foundation today announces its registration as a charity, the first of its kind in the UK. Established in 2019, Sapphire Medical Foundation was set up to reduce the financial barriers to accessing medical cannabis, potentially life-changing treatment for millions of patients. The majority of UK medical cannabis

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Help reduce financial barriers to Medical Cannabis Access

To help raise awareness of the financial barriers that patients face when they come to access medical cannabis, we completed the 550km distance from London to Holland with help from industry teams. We are raising funds to help patients access the medicine they need. Read the full coverage here

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