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Join the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association
in letting politicians and decision makers know that it’s time to support seniors' oral health!

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All Canadians need access to preventive oral hygiene services. Yet for many Canadians, access to oral health care is largely tied to workplace benefits if they have dental coverage, or out-of-pocket spending if they have the financial means. For vulnerable seniors, dental hygiene services are often unaffordable, putting them at greater risk for poor oral and overall health. 

 

As essential primary health care providers working with older adults and seniors every day, dental hygienists are doing their part through the delivery of oral health services, education, and health promotion. Join CDHA’s campaign for better oral health for seniors. Together, we can make a difference!

 

Learn more about CDHA’s advocacy efforts at cdha.ca/oralhealthforseniors

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The Issue
Send a letter to politicians and decision makers about the
vital need to support oral health.

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Call on federal politicians to implement a national oral health care plan for seniors

Call on federal politicians to implement a national oral health care plan for seniors

 

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