Ganjapreneur reports….San Francisco health officials confirmed they are helping some people to access cannabis, alcohol, and methadone during voluntary hotel stays paid for by the city to help otherwise unhoused people self-quarantine.

The San Francisco Department of Public Health (SFDPH) said it is using private donations to administer medical cannabis and other drugs to help unhoused individuals who have quarantined inside of hotel rooms paid for by the city, KTVU reports.

Health officials say it’s one part of the city’s plan to help the unhoused population stay indoors and in one place during the ongoing shelter-in-place coronavirus response order. The SFDPH confirmed its strategy of providing substances that addicts would otherwise go searching for in a tweet on Wednesday.

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San Francisco Offering Cannabis & Other Drugs to Help the Unhoused Shelter In Place