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Seniors Dental Program

York Region facilities closed to the public

In response to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, York Region facilities are currently closed to the public. Please note all appointments will be rescheduled at a later date.

To speak to a Registered Dental Hygienist or Certified Dental Assistant about the Ontario Seniors Dental Care program please call 1-877-464-9675 ext.75809. The program continues to receive calls about the Ontario Seniors Dental Care Program and is assisting clients with emergency dental needs.


York Region Public Health is working with the Ministry of Health to provide services for the Ontario Seniors Dental Care Program to eligible Ontario residents.

Eligibility

You can apply for the program if you:

  • are 65 years of age or older
  • are a resident of Ontario
  • meet the income requirements:
    • an annual net income of $19,300 or less for a single senior
    • a combined annual net income of $32,300 or less for a couple
  • have no other form of dental benefits, including private insurance or dental coverage under another government program such as Ontario Works, Ontario Disability Support Program or Non-Insured Health Benefits

How to apply


If you require assistance with your enrollment form or would like a paper copy, please contact the Seniors Dental Care line at:

  • 1-877464-9675 ext.75809
  • TTY: 1-866-512-6228 or 905-895-4293
    (for deaf and hard of hearing)

Once you have completed your enrollment and received your dental card, you will be able to book an appointment through the Seniors Dental Care line and access services such as:

  • Oral hygiene instruction (brushing, flossing, denture care)
  • Nutrition counselling related to oral health
  • Denture cleaning
  • Fluoride varnish application
  • Examinations
  • Preventive services
  • Restorative services (e.g., fillings) to repair broken teeth and cavities
  • Radiographs or x-rays
  • Assistance with referral to other public health units that are providing dental treatment

 


 


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