EVERY BRIAN MATTERS is a non-profit community developed by families negatively impacted by industrialized marijuana.

We reject the false narrative that marijuana is a harmless expression of personal freedom. Based on scientific evidence and personal stories, our position is that marijuana is a dangerous and addictive drug, and like all drugs of abuse, it can and is destroying lives.  

Join us! We’re finding freedom from marijuana and the drug crisis.

*The words marijuana and cannabis are being used interchangeably on this website.


We provide family recovery resources, including support meetings, to help prevent, manage, or recover from a loved one’s harmful cannabis use.


We advocate to protect communities from the predatory practices of the cannabis industry and stop harmful drug policies.


We are a trusted educational resource driven by science and lived experience.

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This project, Voices of Marijuana’s Harms, provides a platform to get your voices heard! Whether it’s your child, spouse, parent, family member, or friend, please share stories to expose the human costs of marijuana legalization. 

This vital information corrects the false narratives spread by the marijuana industry. The images below provide access to stories, memorials, and resources.


Today’s world is embracing more marijuana use while families pay a heavy price. We provide family recovery resources, including meetings, to help prevent, manage, or recover from a loved one’s cannabis use.


We advocate to protect families and communities from the predatory practices of the cannabis industry and stop the expanding drug crisis.

Every Brain Matters is proud to partner with the Parent Action Network.


We are a trusted educational resource driven by science and lived experience.

All proceeds support drug prevention because Every Brain Matters. Visit our store.

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