National Children’s Dental Health Month

National Children’s Dental Health Month

Happy National Children’s Dental Health Month! Many schools and dental offices will be participating in the National  Give Kids A Smile program (GKAS), sponsored by the American Dental Association (ADA). GKAS is a program that offers FREE dental sealants...
NC Child

NC Child

Childhood tooth decay is the leading chronic health condition for children in the US. Poor oral health can harm children’s quality of life, their performance at school, and their success later in life. Unfortunately, many children in North Carolina have limited access...
Community Dental Health Coordinator

Community Dental Health Coordinator

Catawba Valley Community College (CVCC) is offering the Community Dental Health Coordinator Course. The Community Dental Health Coordinator (CDHC) is a new member of the dental team who fills an important role whether working with a health center or private practice....
October is Dental Hygiene Month

October is Dental Hygiene Month

We have so much to celebrate this month and ADHA is celebrating in a BIG way! For the first time ever, ADHA will be featured in a national campaign with Walgreens and LISTERINE® to promote good oral health to the public as well as highlight the important role dental...
National Children’s Dental Health Month

National Children’s Dental Health Month

Every February, several schools and dental offices participate in the national Give Kids A Smile program (GKAS), sponsored by the American Dental Association (ADA). GKAS is a program that offers FREE dental sealants and other oral health services to under-served...
5K for Education

5K for Education

In March, members of our Durham-Orange and Greater Raleigh Components volunteered at the “5K for Education”, hosted by Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools on the campus of UNC-Chapel Hill. Volunteers provided oral health education and supplies to race participants and...