Oral Health America’s 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. Our vision is a future free of oral disease and pain.

WHAT IS OHA?

A national non-profit organization working to educate Americans about the importance of mouth health to overall health and well-being

FIND OUT MORE

RECENT OHA NEWS:

Exciting things are happening every day at OHA

VIEW OUR BLOG POSTS
  • Oral Health Resources for Pharmacists

    Seventy percent of older Americans do not have dental insurance, often limiting their access to dentists. Conversely, many interact with pharmacists on a regular basis, making pharmacists an ideal oral health resource. The Dental Trade Alliance Foundation recently awarded OHA with a $25,000 grant to create an oral health information system for pharmacists along with […]

    Share

  • New Grants Support SAA Expansion

    To help OHA reach more children through Smiles Across America® (SAA) with needed oral healthcare and education, both the Patterson Foundation and NorthEast Delta Dental recently awarded the program new grant funding. The $60,000 grant from the Patterson Foundation will support the continued expansion of SAA partner CHRISTUS St. Francis Cabrini Hospital in Alexandria, LA, […]

    Share

  • Advocating for Older Adults

    To fight the growing crisis facing older Americans when it comes to oral health, the DentaQuest Foundation has awarded OHA with a $299,450 grant to support new initiatives within the Wisdom Tooth Project® (WTP), OHA’s program that changes the lives of older adults especially vulnerable to oral disease. The grant will support new efforts by OHA […]

    Share