Windsor-Essex County Health Unit

Site: Windsor - Ouellette Ave

Service: Ontario Seniors Dental Care Program

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments The Ontario Seniors Dental Care Program provides high quality dental care to all seniors who qualify. If you are unable to afford dental care, this program may be for you.
Contact Information
Office Phone Dental Health Team Windsor: 519-258-2146 ext 1199 
Dental Health Team Leamington Satellite Office: 519-326-5716
Toll Free Phone 1-800-265-5822
Fax 519-258-2531
E-Mail dental@wechu.org
Website www.wechu.org
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Primary Contact Kim Casier, Oral Health Manager; Phone: (Business) 519-258-2146 ext 1135; Email: kcasier@wechu.org
Alternate Contact Sarah Hill, Oral Health Coordinator, Windsor-Essex County Health Unit; Phone: ext 1202
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Dental services covered under this program will include the following: 
 
* Examinations/assessments 
* Preventive services (e.g., cleanings) 
* Restorative services to repair broken teeth and cavities 
* X-rays 
* Oral surgery services to remove teeth or abnormal tissue 
* Anaesthesia 
* Endodontic services to treat infection and pain 
* Periodontal services to treat gum conditions and diseases 
* Prosthodontic services, including dentures, will be partially covered 
 
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Hours Clinic Hours 
Leamington: Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm (closed 12 noon to 1 pm) 
Windsor: Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 8:00 pm (open during the lunch hour)
Areas Served Essex County ; Windsor
Eligibility Ages: 65 year(s) and up 
 
Applicants must meet the following criteria: 
 
* Ontario resident 
 
* Annual household income less than $19,300 for an individual or $32,300 for couples  
 
* Not have dental benefits through private insurance or other government programs 
 
* Eligible seniors will receive a dental card confirming their enrolment in the program
Application Seniors will be able to apply online from the Ministry of Health or the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit https://www.wechu.org/dental/ontario-seniors-dental-care-program 
 
* seniors can also get a paper copy at one of the three offices of the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit (Windsor, Essex, Leamington) 
 
* a provincial processing centre will handle all of the completed application forms and will verify the applicant’s income 
 
*seniors who qualify will be mailed a welcome package and a dental card.
Languages English ; Arabic
Fees None
Agency Information
Primary Executive Theresa Marentette, Chief Executive Officer
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health
Site Information
Site Location Windsor - Ouellette Ave
Located In Community Windsor
Address & Map
1005 Ouellette Ave
Windsor, On N9A 4J8
 
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Intersection Ouellette Ave and Erie St
Bus Routes Ottawa 4
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Parking, Washroom and Entrance

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