Archive for the ‘Charity’ Category

Community health team takes to the streets to raise awareness of mouth cancer in St Helens

Community health team takes to the streets to raise awareness of mouth cancer in St Helens

A community-based health team has been out and about on the streets of St Helens this month to raise awareness of mouth cancer. Throughout November, which is Mouth Cancer Action Month, the St Helens Wellbeing Service has organised and taken part in activities and events to support the annual campaign. The team has already attended […]


Brighouse dental foundation raises funds for community minibus

Brighouse dental foundation raises funds for community minibus

A dental foundation based in Brighouse has joined forces with another local charity to raise funds for a brand new community minibus. The Town Hall Foundation, which is the charitable wing of Town Hall Dental, partnered with Focus4Hope to invest in a vehicle, which will help both charities to carry out their work more effectively […]


Dentaid confirms 10 new clinic dates for those struggling to access dental care in Kirklees

Dentaid confirms 10 new clinic dates for those struggling to access dental care in Kirklees

Oral health charity, Dentaid, has confirmed ten new clinic dates for those struggling to access dental care in the Kirklees area of West Yorkshire. The charity conducted one-off free dental clinics for patients who weren’t registered with a dentist a couple of years ago, and the programme has since expanded with the help of funding […]


Yorkshire dental duo supports vulnerable women and children in Sri Lanka

Yorkshire dental duo supports vulnerable women and children in Sri Lanka

A pair of dentists from Yorkshire has invested in an innovative charity initiative to support vulnerable women and girls in Sri Lanka.  Drs Catherine McCanny Hendron and Martina Hodgson decided to support the Rosie May Foundation after seeing a presentation at an Inspiring Women in Dentistry event. The duo has now contributed to new pink […]


Over a hundred participants complete charity walk in memory of Dr Anoop Maini

Over a hundred participants complete charity walk in memory of Dr Anoop Maini

Over a hundred people successfully completed a charity walk in London in memory of Dr Anoop Maini.  The event, which took place in Regent’s Park, London, was a chance for friends, family, and colleagues to remember the popular dentist and to support a charity he launched before he sadly passed away earlier this year. Wells […]


Wrexham duo to travel to Cambodia to provide much-needed dental care

Wrexham duo to travel to Cambodia to provide much-needed dental care

A pair of dental nurses from Wrexham is gearing up to travel to Cambodia to provide much-needed dental care as part of a project run by Dentaid. Emily Tattum and Paula Masters, from Ruabon Road Dental Practice, have started fundraising for their charity trip, which will take place in October 2020. The duo will spend […]


Dentists prepare for charity walk in memory of Dr Anoop Maini

Dentists prepare for charity walk in memory of Dr Anoop Maini

Dental professionals and friends and family members of Dr Anoop Maini are gearing up for a charity walk, which will take place in memory of the much-loved dentist this Sunday. On September 15th, hundreds of people will gather in Regents Park, London to pay tribute to Dr Maini, who tragically passed away last month.  The […]


Intrepid Romsey duo completes charity abseil for Dentaid

Intrepid Romsey duo completes charity abseil for Dentaid

An intrepid duo from Romsey has completed a charity abseil to raise money for Dentaid.  Rodger Shepherd and Mike Kelly scaled the dizzy heights for a good cause, taking on a daunting abseil down the façade of Portsmouth’s Spinnaker Tower. The tower, which stands 100 metres tall, provided a dramatic backdrop for the daring charity […]


Dentists take to the mountain tracks of Southern Utah to ride for charity

Dentists take to the mountain tracks of Southern Utah to ride for charity

A group of dentists has gathered for an annual charity motorcycle ride in the mountains of Southern Utah. Dentists travel to the US from all over the world to take part in a ride for Smiles for Life, a charity that supports dental projects in developing countries. Co-founder of the charity, Steve Andersen, organises the […]


Woodford Green dental team raises thousands for charity after completing It’s a Knockout competition

Woodford Green dental team raises thousands for charity after completing It’s a Knockout competition

A dental team from Woodford Green has raised thousands of pounds for charity after completing a fun-filled It’s a Knockout competition.  Staff from Improve Your Smile took on teams from other businesses and organisations to tackle an assault course inspired by the famous game show on Sunday 28th July. Participating teams tackled gunge, slippery slides […]