Archive for the ‘Charity’ Category

East Grinstead Dentist Provides Treatment For Children From Chernobyl

East Grinstead Dentist Provides Treatment For Children From Chernobyl

A dentist from East Grinstead welcomed children from Chernobyl last week, to provide dental treatment free of charge. Jaspal Sandhu and the team at High Street Dental Practice welcomed a group of children as part of an annual visit organised by The Friends of Chernobyl. The team and Jaspal offered children free dental check-ups and […]


Low Income Massachusetts Residents Struggling To Access Dental Care

Low Income Massachusetts Residents Struggling To Access Dental Care

Low income residents from Massachusetts are struggling to access affordable dental care, it has been revealed. Harriotte Hurie Ranvig is one of 80,000 low income residents who have first-hand experience of the difficulty of trying to find affordable dental care. Harriotte is blind and is covered by MassHealth. However, she stated that it is very […]


Dental Care To Be Removed From Annual Free Health Clinic In South Carolina

Dental Care To Be Removed From Annual Free Health Clinic In South Carolina

Organisers of the annual SC Mission health clinic are gearing up for this year’s event, which will take place on August the 2nd and 3rd at the State Fairgrounds. However, this year there is a major difference, as no dental care will be available. This is the first year that dental treatment will not be […]


Chernobyl Children Benefit From Dental Care In The UK

Chernobyl Children Benefit From Dental Care In The UK

A group of children from Chernobyl are visiting the UK. A group of eight children are currently staying with families in Westbury with the help of the Chernobyl Children’s Life Line charity. Families in Westbury have been working with the charity to house children from Chernobyl for the last 18 years. During their stay in […]


University of Kentucky Host Free Dental Care for Kids

University of Kentucky Host Free Dental Care for Kids

The University of Kentucky have recently hosted its seventh ‘Give Kids a Smile’ free, dental care event. The event took place at the Hazard City Walmart on Monday, which provided a number of children with a series of dental treatments. Dr Nikki Stone, head dentist of the event, stated that 40 children had arrived at […]


Penarth Dental Team Raises £2500 For Charity

Penarth Dental Team Raises £2500 For Charity

A dental team has raised £2,500 for charity after completing the Three Peaks Challenge in Wales. The team from Hickman House Dental and Laser Surgery raised an amazing total for a good cause after successfully climbing Snowdon, Cadair Idris and Pen y Fan on Friday 12th July. The team of six conquered soaring temperatures to […]


Marlborough Dental Teams Reach The Dizzy Heights For Charity

Marlborough Dental Teams Reach The Dizzy Heights For Charity

Dental teams from Marlborough’s two practices joined forces to reach the dizzy heights for charity. Dental workers climbed three of the UK’s highest peaks to raise money for a charity, which supports premature babies. Trevor Goodall, founder of the charity, The New Life, headed a team of intrepid climbers, who scaled the heights of the […]


Dental Trio Swapping Ripon For The Philippines

Dental Trio Swapping Ripon For The Philippines

A trio of dentists from Ripon are preparing for a charity mission to the Philippines this month. Rachel Adams, Sabah Hussain and Alexandra Callaghan, from Beech House Dental Practice, are using their spare time to travel to the Philippines to give free dental care to some of the world’s poorest people. The project is being […]


Caithness Schools To Get Better Dental Cover

Caithness Schools To Get Better Dental Cover

Five schools in Caithness have been selected to receive better dental cover. The schools are being targeted because there are a high percentage of pupils unable to access free dental treatment. The five Caithness schools are among 12 in the Highlands to be selected; children attending the schools will now get two annual visits from […]


Minnesota Mission Of Mercy Provides Free Dental Treatment

Minnesota Mission Of Mercy Provides Free Dental Treatment

Local volunteers took their expertise to the area of Bemidji in a bid to provide dental treatment to a number of children and adults. Two organisations; the Minnesota Dental Foundation as well as The Minnesota Dental Association brought the Mission of Mercy team on the weekend of June 14th and 15th. The free treatment was […]