Can I have or add a caregiver for a medical marijuana patient in Missouri?

Yes, a patient can designate up to three caregivers. Each caregiver must meet the following criteria:

  1. Age Requirement: Must be twenty-one (21) years of age or older.
  2. Responsibility: Must be responsible for managing the well-being of the qualified patient.
  3. Designation: Must be designated by the qualified patient either on the primary caregiver’s application for an identification card or through other written notification to the Department.

To apply to become a caregiver, you'll need to follow the official process which includes detailed step-by-step instructions. These can typically be found on the state department's website . This process ensures that all legal and procedural requirements are met for caregivers to legally assist patients with their medical marijuana needs.