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Programs & Services


Fluoride Protection for Toddlers

Provides free fluoride applications for eligible children 12 to 35 months to protect their teeth from cavities.

Children only need to have a few teeth to start getting fluoride. Applications are given 4 times, once every 6 months. For eligibility information visit our website.

At the appointment:

  • The child sits on their parent's lap while staff apply fluoride on the child's teeth using a brush, which takes less than a minute.
  • The child can eat and drink right after the treatment.
  • The fluoride sticks to the teeth and protects them. It slowly wears off when the teeth are brushed.

If the child has asthma, bring his or her asthma reliever medicine to the appointment.
This provincial prevention service is available in all AHS (Alberta Health Services) zones.

Contact Details

Acadia Community Health Centre

Location Info
Room 132
Address
151 86 Avenue SE
Calgary, Alberta
T2H 3A5
Telephone
1-855-943-1300
Fax
403-253-5129
Getting There

North of Macleod Trail. Access from 86 Avenue on North side of building.

Public transportation available

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Thursday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Friday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Note

Please call clinic for hours of operation for this program.

Access
Service Providers May Include
registered dental assistants, registered dental hygienists
Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations