Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides information on preventative dental health practices 
  • Conducts yearly surveys of school children's dental requirements to enhance existing programs and to determine gaps 
  • Offers a dental screening program in schools
 
Provides the following preventative services: 
  • Cleaning teeth 
  • Fluoride 
  • Fluoride varnish 
  • Sealants
 
Healthy Smiles Ontario 
  • Provides a government-funded dental program for children and youth from low-income households 
  • Covers the cost of regular visits to a licensed dental care provider, such as a dentist or dental hygienist  
  • Covers a full range of preventive dental services including check-ups, cleaning, fillings, x-rays, scaling and more
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Kenora District ; Rainy River District
Eligibility Ages: 17 year(s) and under 
 
Children and youth
Application Call for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-468-3147
Toll Free Phone Northwestern Health Unit Dental Health: 1-855-407-6453
After Hours Phone Emergency 1-866-475-6505
Fax 807-468-4970
Website www.nwhu.on.ca
Primary Contact Program Assistant; Phone: 807-468-3147 ext 3269
Alternate Contact Dental Health Manager; Phone: 807-223-3301 ext 3531; Fax: 807-223-5754
Primary Executive Mark Perrault, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 807-468-3147 ext 3260; Fax: 807-468-4970
Located In Community Kenora
Address 210 First St N
Kenora, ON P9N 2K4
 
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Intersection First St N and Matheson St S
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC)