Community Initiatives

As the nation’s leading advocate for oral health, we offer programs that educate the public and expand access to care.

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Grassroots programs

Oral health initiatives to start and share in your community.

Organize a local event to provide free dental care for children in need.
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Reach out to families for National Children’s Dental Health Month during February.
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Connect with patients near you who are searching for a dentist.
Oral health resources 

Patient-centered programs that promote oral health at all stages of life. 

Mom with daughter learning to brush her teeth
Oral care products you can recommend with confidence. 
Patient-friendly articles, videos and slideshows on hundreds of oral health topics.
Strategies for expanding what your patients know about oral health.
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Fact sheets, videos and more that explain how fluoridation prevents tooth decay.
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Improving access to oral health care in your community and across the U.S.
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