ADHS will be performing maintenance on the Medical Marijuana systems starting on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 10 PM expected to be completed by Sunday, January 25, 2015 at 4 AM. During this time, Medical Marijuana Online Registry Applications will be unavailable. We apologize for the inconvenience this maintenance downtime may cause. If the process is completed earlier, the systems will be made available at an earlier time.

Empower Program


The Empower Program is a collaborative effort and special thank you goes to Empower partners and supporters throughout the state.

Empower Plus+

Empower Plus+ is an early care and education learning collaborative to promote healthy practices and prevent obesity.

Empower PLUS+ supports:

  • Empower Standards
  • Arizona Department of Education Early Learning Standards
  • Head Start/Early Head Start
  • Performance Standards
  • Accreditation Standards
  • Quality First Standards
  • Best Practices in Early Care and Education

Empower Schools

“Empower Schools is a local wellness policy initiative to help schools create healthier environments.”

Empower Schools supports:

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Coordinated School Health Model
  • K-12 learning educational agencies (LEAs) who meet specific criteria
  • Connecting schools with community health resources
  • Best practice school health guidebook with local wellness policy language
  • Latest Federal and State school health regulations