School Based OH Toolkit for School Nurses 2023

Maine CDC School Oral Health Program

The Maine CDC School Oral Health Program, administered by MCD Global Health, provides foundational oral health services (screening, fluoride varnish, and oral health education) to children in Maine's public schools. There is more information about this program in their handbook, or you can email to sign your school up for these services, These can be in addition to bringing in other dental providers to provide more advanced services for the students in your school, such as those listed below.

Dental Programs Providing Advanced School Services

Dental ProgramRegion ServedFor More Information
ACAPAroostook County
Brighter Maine SmilesMidcoast Maine
Caring Hands of MaineHancock County
CHOMP Lincoln County DentalLincoln County
Greater Portland HealthGreater Portland
Healthy Smiles for ME, Inc.Western Maine
Maine Dental Health Out-Reach, Inc.Central and Western Maine
Mainely TeethSouthern, western, and central Maine
Prevention WorksCentral Maine
Saving Smiles of MaineCentral and midcoast Maine
Smile PatrolSomerset County
Smiles for LifePiscataquis County
Sunrise OpportunitiesWashington County
Tooth ProtectorsSouthern, central, western, and midcoast Maine

If you are a dental provider providing services to children in schools regardless of insurance type or insured status you can be added to this list by filling out this form.