Grey Bruce Health Unit

Site: Grey Bruce Health Unit

Service: Healthy Smiles Ontario

Description (Service) Free preventive dental care and/or emergency dental treatment for children in need who are 17 and under who meet the eligibility requirements 
Services can include:extractions, fillings, sedation, fluoride, scaling, dental health information and more * Braces are not covered by this program 
Programs include preventive services, restorative services with a dentist once a month 
Twice-a-year free cleanings will take place at the Tobermory Meeting Place, 20 Centennial Dr * Dates in 2020 to be announced * Call to book an appointment
Service Details
Hours Dental staff on call Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm for any inquires regarding the dental program
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility Ages: 17 year(s) and under 
Children or youth 17 years of age or under in need of dental services and are; 
* residents of Ontario 
* members of a household that meet the income eligibility requirements 
Children in household are automatically enrolled in the program if you or your child receives benefits through * Ontario Works * Temporary Care Assistance * Ontario Disability Support Program * Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities 
For income eligibility and other criteria visit or for further details, see Healthy Smiles Ontario Client Guide
Application Can apply online, by mail or you can pick up an application form and obtain completion assistance if required from your local public health unit or at a ServiceOntario location. 
Once your child’s enrollment is confirmed, you will get a Healthy Smiles Ontario dental card in the mail. You must present your card to your dental provider at each visit to receive services under the program 
For online application, you will need: 
* access to a printer as printed copy with signature must be mailed along with online application 
* your child(ren)’s date(s) of birth 
* a valid Ontario address 
* your Social Insurance Number (SIN) or Temporary Taxation Number (TTN) 
* to have filed your taxes in the previous year
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
101 17th St E
Owen Sound, ON N4K 0A5
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Intersection 2nd Ave E and 17th St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-376-9420 * press 8 for dental
Toll Free Phone 1-800-263-3456 * press 8 for dental
Fax 519-376-6310
Primary Contact Rose Kirkland, Dental Health Educator; Phone: ext 2236; Email:

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