Low Income Dental Integration

Board of Health and Public Health Unit documents pertaining to the implications of the planned merger of publicly funded dental programs for children and youth in Ontario.

 

Northwester Health Unit - Board of Health Nov. 21, 2014

Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit - Board of Health Nov. 20, 2014

Algoma Public Health - Board of Health - October 15, 2014

Simcoe Muskoka Health Unit - Board of Health May 21, 2014

Toronto - Impact of Removing Clinical Preventive Oral Health Services from Ontario Public Health Standards

 

Adult Access to Care

Board of Health and Public Health Unit documents pertaining to the need for a provincial publicly funded dental program for adults.

 

Middlesex-London Health Unit Report - Access to Dental Care for Adults

alPHa Resolution A13-2:  The Healthy Smiles Ontario Program and the Overall Inequality within the Oral Health Care System

Simcoe Musckoka Health Unit - letter to Deb Mathews, Minister, MOHLTC

 

Program Updates and Status Reports

(coming soon)

 

Water Fluoridation Reports

Board of Health and Public Health Unit documents pertaining to the fluoridation of drinking water supplies in Ontario.

 

Fluoridation letter to Minister of Health and Long Term Care - Windsor-Essex Health Unit - December 18, 2014

Drinking Water Fluoridation in London - April 23, 2012

  • Oral Health Education Guides

    Follow this link to the Oral Health Education Guides from Halton Region Public Health.  It's a tool that will help teachers to teach oral health, linking oral health education and resources to learning blocks and strands found in The Ontario Curriculum, Grades 1-8.

  • Check Out fluorideexposed.org

    Your source for high quality, detailed science on fluoride and fluoridation.

    We are a non-profit charitable project with a mission to make fields related to water, health, teeth, and chemistry more transparent and accessible.

  • TED Talk - What Causes Cavities

    When a team of archeologists recently came across some 15,000-year-old human remains, they made an interesting discovery: the teeth of those ancient humans were riddled with holes. So what causes cavities, and how can we avoid them? Mel Rosenberg takes us inside our teeth to find out. Follow this link to YouTube and learn more.

  • Government Funded Programs in Ontario

    This resource, from the Ontario Association of Public Health Dentistry, provides a summary of government funded dental programs in Ontario including details of eligibility, coverage and other useful program related information.

  • Resources

    Did you know that more than 2.3 million Ontarians cannot afford to see a dental professional and that one third of workers in Ontario do not have medical or dental benefits? 

    Learn more about this and more from recent resources... 

  • Support Letter from University of Toronto


    Read the letter
     from the Dean of the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Dentistry supporting community water fluoridation.