The long -awaited NJ medical marijuana program begins today in NJ.

Doctors can begin signing their patients up today and the majority of patients would begin to see treatment within a month or so.

The first of six dispensaries,  Greenleaf Compassionate Care, will open on Bloomfield Avenue in Montclair shortly after Labor day.

Here are some resources, in case you are looking for information on NJ's medical marijuana program:

You can all call the Department of Health - 609-292-0424