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Programs & Services

School Oral Health Services

Preventive dental health services are offered to students in Kindergarten, Grade 1 and Grade 2 to prevent tooth decay.

Services are offered to eligible schools and may include:

  • fluoride varnish, provided to kindergarten, Grade 1 and Grade 2
  • dental sealants, provided to Grade 1 and Grade 2

A child diagnosed with asthma must have their short acting asthma reliever medication with them to receive service.

Service Providers May Include
registered dental assistants, registered dental hygienists

AHS (Alberta Health Services) health zones partner with schools in low income neighborhoods to provide preventive dental services at school.

Service Access

Information about services along with a consent form is sent home to all students in eligible schools. A parent or legal guardian signature is required for service.

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