Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit

Site: Port Hope

Service: Oral Health Department

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Record #: SHA0453 Last Modified: 30 Mar 2015 Last Full Update: 26 Jan 2015
Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone905-885-9100
Toll Free Phone1-866-888-4577
Located In CommunityPort Hope
Address & Map
200 Rose Glen Rd
Port Hope, ON L1A 3V6
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IntersectionHighways 401 and 28
Contact Information
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Primary ContactDr Laleh Sadeghi, Director, Oral Health Program; Phone: 905-885-9100 ext 1258
Alternate ContactCarol Moore-Collins, Manager, Oral Health Program; Phone: 905-885-9100 ext 1231
Description & Services
Description (Service)The Health Unit Oral Health Department provides access to financial assistance for dental treatment for children up to and including 17 years of age who qualify through the Children In Need Of Treatment program (CINOT), Healthy Smiles Ontario, plus access to the Ontario Works Dental program for dependent children. Free preventive dental clinics, offering topical fluoride, pit and fissure sealants and professionals cleanings for children of families without dental insurance or the ability to pay for them privately, are held in all health unit offices. Oral health promotion resources and dental assessments (visual screenings) are offered to preschool, elementary, and high school students. Data collected from the screenings provides oral health statistical information about the general school population.
HoursMon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
DatesAll Year
Areas ServedHaliburton County ; Kawartha Lakes (City of) ; Northumberland County
EligibilityAges: 17 year(s) and under
Other Details
Former NameDental Department
Legal Status(50) Non Profit
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Service CategoriesGeneral Dentistry ~ Adolescents ~ Low Income ; General Dentistry ~ Children ~ Low Income ; General Dentistry ~ Youth ~ Low Income