General Topics and Information - Central East

Service: Dental Clinics Accepting OW, ODSP and NIHB Recipients - Simcoe Muskoka, No Physical Location

Record #: CWD4292
Last Modified: 01 May 2023
Last Full Update: 05 Jan 2021


Description (Service) Adults who are currently receiving Ontario Works (OW) or Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) benefits, and who have been approved to receive discretionary benefits for dental care, often have difficulty finding a local dentist who will accept them. These clients can however, access full treatment services via:

Healthy Smiles Mobile Dental Clinic that visits various communities throughout the year (BAR2874)

Registered First Nations and recognized Inuit individuals covered by the Non-Insured Health Benefits for First Nations people and Inuit (NIHB) Program, are also eligible to utilize the Healthy Smiles programs listed above.

Callers outside of Simcoe Muskoka
  • Healthy Smiles is a provincial initiative for eligible children and youth 17 and under (Children and youth 17 and under are automatically eligible and automatically enrolled in Healthy Smiles Ontario when they or their family receive: OW, ODSP, Temporary Care Assistance or Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities)
  • for adults - refer to health unit listings for other counties to see if they offer similar oral health programs or refer to listing for Free Dentistry Days, CWD0614

Service Details

Hours Not specified
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Simcoe County
Application Details will be provided if required.
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Orillia
Address & Map
Orillia, ON
Physical Access Not Applicable

Contact Information

Office Phone No public phone number available

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