Archive for the ‘Charity’ Category

Sussex dental practice launches annual Christmas raffle

Sussex dental practice launches annual Christmas raffle

A dental practice in Hailsham, Sussex has launched its annual Christmas raffle. The team at Bupa Dental Care are busy selling raffle tickets and encouraging patients and local residents to get involved to raise money for a good cause. Last year, the clinic raised over £550 for St Wilfrid’s Hospice, a local hospice that provides […]


Clydebank dentists join forces with firefighters to raise money for charity

Clydebank dentists join forces with firefighters to raise money for charity

A dental team based in Clydebank teamed up with local firefighters recently to raise money for charity. Dental professionals from Clyde Dental practice swapped drills for sponges and firefighters downed their hoses in favour of buckets to raise cash for the Oral Health Foundation and the Firefighters Charity by hosting a car wash. The teams […]


Ammanford dental nurse organises Children in Need fundraiser to support a cause close to her heart

Ammanford dental nurse organises Children in Need fundraiser to support a cause close to her heart

A dental nurse from Ammanford, South Wales, organised a Children in Need fundraiser last week to support a close very close to her heart. Kayleigh Jones, from Brynteg Dental Practice, planned a cake sale to raise money for the charity to support her niece, Hannah, who is currently undergoing treatment for cancer for the second […]


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 […]