Thank you for your interest in A Healthy Alternative.We are a private, members-only organization; we
are not open to the public.All medicine is grown by and for members only in
a “closed-loop” system.Our delivery service is legal and fully complies with
the Compassionate Use Act, the Medical Marijuana Program
Act, and the Attorney General Guidelines.Furthermore, in a recent California Court of
Appeals case named People v. Colvin, the Court held that qualified
patients who cultivate and transport medical cannabis on
behalf of a legally-operating cooperative and its
members are protected from criminal prosecution.
If you choose to join A Healthy
Alternative, you need to understand how we operate and
your role in the Cooperative. We organize members into
groups according to the strains they need and facilitate
members’ participation in cultivating those strains.
A Healthy Alternative is a
Non-Profit Consumer Cooperative Corporation.Because we are a non-profit, your financial
donation for marijuana – “the price per gram” – only
reimburses the overhead costs and operating expenses in
cultivating the medicine and running the Cooperative.
A Healthy Alternative spreads the costs among
profit is made here and reimbursement records are
available for your review.
To become a member of
A Healthy Alternative, you
must be a qualified medical marijuana patient.For your protection, you must keep your
doctor’s recommendation with you each time you
receive medicine.We verify your recommendation and maintain a
copy along with your ID.You must ensure that your recommendation does
not expire.Your doctor’s recommendation (or voluntary County ID
card) and medical usage records will be kept private
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We deliver to the enitre San Diego County.
If you happen to live in one of our three hotspots
(distribution offices), we can usually get your
delivery to you within an hour or so. For more
information, please feel free to call us directly at