COHI has collected state, national and international resources for patient and consumer education.
Connecticut's official health insurance marketplace
Access to supportive services that older adults need to live with dignity, security, and independence.
Apply on-line, open "My Account" and more for CT HUSKY Health
List of Connecticut caregiver support groups
Contact the CTDHP about your HUSKY or Medicaid dental care including referrals to dentists.
Reasonably-priced dental hygiene services offered.
CDHA’s mission is to represent the interests of dental hygienists and support the advancement of the dental hygiene profession.
The state agency that promotes the health and well-being of persons with developmental disabilities, including dental services.
CT DPH mission is to protect and improve the health and safety of CT’s residents.
Office of Oral Health - The OOH focus is on dental health. See resources from data to how to take care of your teeth or the teeth of your children.
CT HUSKY/ Medicaid agency.
A list of Connecticut grandparent caregiver support groups
CSDA supports the professional success of its members and assists them in providing optimal care to their patients
Find a dental clinic located in a hospital here.
A list of agencies that will assist you in times of dental need
A list of Connecticut's community health centers with dental clinics
Find transportation to your dental appointment
Develops groups of informed older adult oral health advocates who participate in improving geriatric oral health services and quality of life among those 50 and over in the Greater Hartford and Meriden area.
Programs that support research,, education of competent health care professionals, delivery of patient care services of high quality, and the promotion of health.
ABCD puts young children on a lifelong path to good oral health.
Educates and provides resources for dental health care providers on the principles of infant and toddler oral health.
Tips for everyone on oral health
COHI's program to inform the general public about the connection between dental care and a person’s overall health.
MouthHealthy, part of the American Dental Association, is the patient's guide to dental health.
Educates and provides resources for medical and dental health care providers on the principles of prenatal oral health.
This site provides guidance on oral health care for pregnant women for both prenatal care health professionals and oral health professionals, pharmacological considerations for pregnant women, and guidance for health professionals to share with pregnant women.
Access to Baby and Child Dentistry program provides young children with a lifetime to good oral health through educate parents on how to properly take care of the child’s teeth.
The American Academy of Pediatrics hope to improve communication and collaboration between the medical and dental homes and making pediatricians and other health professionals an essential part of the oral health team.
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry’s mission is to advocate policies, guidelines and programs that promote the best oral health for children.
The Children’s Dental Health Project plans to improve oral health for children and families by identifying and advancing solutions that are advanced and cost-effective.
Healthy Teeth is an oral education database built upon the science of oral health and designed for elementary grades 3-6.
Site by Rhode Island Department of Health
Site by Michigan State University Extension
A multi-state non-profit intiative promoting oral health for children
Page created by Colgate
Page created by the Head Start governmental program
Nemours, a non-profit children's health system, designed this site to help parents determine the right steps for their children's oral health.
Texas A&M Health Science Center website
Cleveland, Ohio's Children's Clinic
The American Association of Public Health Dentistry provides a focus for meeting the challenge to improve oral health.
The ADA is the leading source of oral health related information for dentists and their patients.
The ADHA is the largest organization representing the professional interests of more than 150,000 registered dental hygienists across the country.
ADAA’s mission is to advance the careers of dental assistants and to promote the dental assisting profession.
Centers for Disease Control (CDC Oral Health)
CDC’s Division of Oral Health works to improve the oral health of the nation and reduce inequalities in oral health.
Guide to Community Preventive Services has interventions that aim to detect pre-cancers and cancers of the mouth and throat early in their development.
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA Oral Health)
HRSA is discovering ways to improve access to oral health care, increase awareness of the connection between oral health and overall health, promote prevention, and improve oral health literacy.
The HDA is a non-profit organization consisted on oral health professionals and students devoted to promoting and improving the oral health of the Hispanic community and providing advocacy for Hispanic oral health professionals across the U.S.
The NCI joins with National Cancer Program and conducts and supports research, training, health information dissemination, and other programs with regards to the cause, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of cancer.
National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR Oral Health)
NIDCR works to better oral, dental and craniofacial health through research, research training, and the dissemination of health information.
The OHRC answers to the needs of states and communities in addressing current and emerging public oral health issues.
The Oral Cancer Foundation is a public service charity designed for advocacy and service, made to promote change, through proactive means, in the public and medical/dental professional sectors.
Their mission is to change lives by connecting communities with resources to increase access to care, education, and advocacy for all Americans, especially those most vulnerable.
Rides in Sight is a free transportation referral service for seniors and people with visual impairments.
SAID is a compassionate group of dental professionals whose mission is to improve the oral health of people with disabilities.
SCDA is dedicated to promoting oral health and well-being for people with special needs.
Their mission is to promote children’s health and school success by advancing school connected programs, policies and systems.
Educational resources all about the mouth
A set of five principal actions and implementation strategies that constitute A National Call to Action to Promote Oral Health that defines the necessary and sufficient tasks to be undertaken to assure that all Americans can achieve optimal oral health.
Trends in Oral Health Status- United States, 1988–1994 and 1999–2004 (April 30, 2007)
Health statistics on oral health
They want to be authoritative, professional, independent, and world-wide voice of dentistry.
IADR’s mission is to advance research and increase knowledge for the improvement of oral health worldwide.
iADH are concerned about those with disabilities and disadvantages and work to improve the oral health and quality of life for persons with special needs.
WHO is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, articulating evidence based policy options, providing technical support to countries and monitoring and assessing health trends.