Windsor-Essex County Health Unit

Site: Windsor - Ouellette Ave

Service: Oral Health & Healthy Smiles Ontario

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
Primary Contact Kim Casier, Oral Health Manager, Windsor-Essex County Health Unit; Phone: ext 1135
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) * Administers dental coverage programs for qualifying children and youth  
* Offers no-cost direct dental treatment services to program clients 
* Offers low-cost dental cleanings to qualifying children 
* Provides oral screenings and education to schools and community partners 
 
Baby Oral Health Program (BOHP) 
The BOHP provides free screening for all infants and children, in Windsor-Essex County. 
A screening by a public health dental hygienist includes: 
* Check for cavities. 
* Chat about a healthy mouth and teeth. 
* Fluoride treatment at no cost, if needed. 
* To book a free screening for your infant or toddler, or to find out if you qualify for Healthy Smiles Ontario (HSO), call our Dental Health Team. 
 
Healthy Smiles Ontario (HSO) Program 
* Eligible children and youth can receive no-cost dental treatment at the Health Unit or from a community dentist participating in the program  
* Healthy Smiles Ontario covers regular checkups, preventive care and treatment. 
 
For a comprehensive list of Dental Programs available through the Health Unit Click Here
Hours The Windsor Dental Clinic is open: Mon-Fri, 8:30 am to 8:00 pm (open during the lunch hour) 
The Leamington Dental Clinic is open: Mon-Fri, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm (closed 12 noon-1 pm)
Areas Served Essex County ; Windsor
Eligibility Ages: 17 year(s) and under 
 
Children 17 and under may be eligible if:  
* They are residents of Ontario and; 
* They are members of a household that meets the income eligibility requirements  
* Baby Oral Health Program: Infants and Children up to 4 yrs of age  
* Click Here for further information on Healthy Smiles Ontario (HSO)
Application * Dental screening at the Health Unit or school is required to determine eligibility 
* Referrals accepted from social service agencies, schools, self-referral 
 
How to apply for the Health Smiles Ontario Program 
* Call the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit 
OR 
* Visit www.ontario.ca/healthysmiles 
OR 
* Call the ServiceOntario INFOline toll-free at 1-844-296-6306 or ServiceOntario TTY toll-free: 1-800-387-5559. 
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Languages English ; Arabic ; Interpretive Services - Limited translation upon request
Fees None
Agency Information
Primary Executive Theresa Marentette, CEO
Site Information
Located In Community Windsor
Address & Map
1005 Ouellette Ave
Windsor, ON N9A 4J8
Intersection Ouellette Ave and Erie St
Bus Routes Transway 1A ; Transway 1C ; Central 3 ; Ottawa 4 ; Dougall 6
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Parking, Washroom and Entrance

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