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Dental Resources and Information

American Dental Association - This site includes information on current oral health topics in an A-Z listing, a directory of dentists, and news and media from the ADA. Talking with children about their oral health can be a rewarding activity for both you and your young audience. In addition to school classrooms, there are other groups that serve children who could benefit from oral health education activities. Examples include: Boys and Girls Clubs, Head Start programs, faith-based youth groups, YMCA/YWCA.

American Dental Hygienists’ Association

CDC Oral Health Resources: Children and Oral Health - This site contains resources on oral health topics, a resource library, guidelines and recommendations for clinicians and public health professionals, access to data bases, and state-by-state reports.

Children's Dental Health Project - The Children's Dental Health Project is committed to advance policies to improve children's access to oral health. This site contains resources on policy issues related to children's oral health.

Dental Health Services in Schools

Dr. Rosenthal’s Toolkit: Clinical and Management Tools for Effective School-Based Dental Programs

Healthy Youth! SHPPS Fact Sheets

Interactive Dental Health activities for Children from the American Dental Association

Tennessee Department of Health