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

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  • 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 […]

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  • 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, […]

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  • 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 […]

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