Ontario. Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Service: Healthy Smiles Ontario

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Record #: HAM1678 Last Modified: 19 Dec 2014 Last Full Update: 13 Nov 2014
Source Database© The Red Book of Hamilton by Community Information Hamilton
Description & Services
DescriptionFor children who do not have access to any form of dental coverage. If eligible, children get regular dental services at no cost. 
Public Health Units work with local partners such as Community Health Centres, primary care providers, dentists, dental hygienists, hospitals, schools and universities to deliver this program. 
Hours8:30 am - 5 pm
Areas ServedOntario
EligibilityAges: 17 year(s) and under 
Eligible children must be: 
* residents of Ontario 
* do not have access to any form of dental coverage (including government funded programs like Ontario Works.) 
* and whose Adjusted Family Net income falls within the parameters of the Income Eligibility Chart 
ApplicationAll Required Documents: 
* Annual Goods and Services Tax Credit Entitlement Notice OR Annual Canada child Tax Benefit and Ontario Child Benefit Notice (most recent tax year) 
* Government-issued identification (valid Ontario Health Card, Passport, Certificate of Canadian Citizenship, Permanent Resident Card, Canadian Immigration Identification Card, OR valid Ontario Driver’s License) 
* The child's Valid Ontario Health Card 
Contact your local public health unit to enroll. 
Please see this website for local pubic health unit contact information. 
LanguagesEnglish ; French ; Multilingual Fact Sheets in pdf electronic format are available in English and French as well as: Amharic, Arabic, Chinese, Cree, Farsi, Italian, Oji-Cree, Portuguese, Punjabi, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, Tamil, Urdu and Vietnamese.
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone1-866-532-3161
TDD Phone416-327-4282 (Toronto only) 1-800-387-5559
Located In CommunityOntario
AccessibilityNot Applicable
Other Details
Service Level(30) Provincial Government