Dental Health Care
The Dental Clinic at EMCHC opened in 2012 and has grown steadily since!
Our clinic hours are:
Monday to Wednesday: 8:30 am to 8:00 pm
Thursday and Friday: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Alternate Saturdays: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
The Dental Clinic currently supports the following programs:
- Health Smiles Ontario
- Region of Peel Seniors’ Dental Program
These programs have specific eligibility requirements and also require a registration process. Please call our clinic at 905-602-0520 for more information and assistance.
Healthy Smiles Ontario is a government-funded dental program that provides free dental cleaning, routine, and emergency dental services for children and youth 17 years old and under from low-income households.
To see if you are eligible for the government’s Healthy Smiles Ontario Program visit ontario.ca/healthysmiles for more information.
Emergency Dental Services
Our clinic provides free emergency dental services for children and youth up to the age of 17 under the Healthy Smiles Ontario - Emergency and Essential Services Program.
The program provides dental care for children and youth with emergency and/or essential dental conditions from families who would experience financial hardship if they had to pay for treatment.
Applicants must be assessed for an emergency need and/or essential dental conditions, and must also attest to financial hardship to access emergency or essential care under the program.
Region of Peel’s Senior’s Dental Program
This program was created to help seniors who have no dental insurance and cannot afford the cost of dental care. The program provides basic dental services to low income seniors who qualify.
Seniors must first call Peel Public Health at 905-799-7700 to find out if they are eligible for the dental services.
For more information visit: https://www.peelregion.ca/health/topics/commdisease/dental/seniors-dental-program.htm