February is Children's Dental Health Month and this issue of Smile Coach Monthly has a couple of articles centered on this theme. Visit smilecoachmonthly.com to enjoy features that include 'Celebrate National Children's Dental Health Month!', 'Stick to Tried-and-True Methods for Teething Troubles', 'Big Game, Big Taste: Healthy Game Day Snacks' and our recipe of the month is Valentine's Day Fruit Kabobs. Yummy!
Manchester, N.H. – The Boys & Girls Club of Manchester is excited to announce a new program to provide fundamental dental care to our members. We will work with onsite dental provider, Virtudent, to greatly increase access to dental care for children in our programs, regardless of their existing dental care access or insurance coverage. Funding for this program is made possible through Northeast Delta Dental. The program will extend its reach to the greater Concord area through the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central NH later this year.
Burlington, VT – The Chittenden County Homeless Alliance announced today a $60,000 grant from Delta Dental Plan of Vermont awarded to fund a collective impact approach towards making homelessness in Chittenden County both rare and brief. The award will help expand and coordinate the involvement of government, business, philanthropy, non-profit organizations and citizens through the hiring of backbone support. This support will better organize local efforts around homelessness, to reinforce successful strategies and to ensure that success is measured consistently through systems of reliable shared data.
PORTLAND, Maine - The University of New England is pleased to announce a $600,000 grant from Delta Dental Plan of Maine, a Northeast Delta Dental company, to develop a scholarship and loan repayment program for UNE College of Dental Medicine students and graduates. The grant supports a strategic initiative to build an intentional pipeline of UNE-educated dentists to designated rural and underserved areas of Maine.
Winooski - The Chittenden County Opioid Alliance (CCOA) and Delta Dental Plan of Vermont (DDPVT) are announcing the investment of $150,000 over the course of the next three years to combat opioid abuse and dependency. On September 9, the DDPVT Board of Trustees approved the grant in light of the severity of the epidemic and the importance of effectively combating it to improve the overall health of the residents of the region.
Northeast Delta Dental and the New Hampshire Fisher Cats worked together during the 2016 baseball season to promote good oral health habits in children ages 12 and under through the Northeast Delta Dental Oral Health Challenge. Closing our sixth year of continued encouragement, the results are in!
Burlington, V.T.—Northeast Delta Dental Foundation recently awarded grants to Vermont oral health programs.
Saco, Maine—The Northeast Delta Dental Foundation recently awarded grants to three Maine oral health programs.
Seasons greetings from your friends at Northeast Delta Dental! We hope you enjoy the December issue of Smile Coach Monthly!. Visit smilecoachmonthly.com to enjoy features that include '7 Holiday Tips to Brighten Your Smile', 'Holiday Stress: Nibbling Your Nails?', 'Minty Breath for the Mistletoe' and our recipe of the month is a Creamy Herb Dip to be enjoyed with your favorite veggies..
The Northeast Delta Dental Foundation recently awarded grants totaling $45,894 to New Hampshire oral health programs. For more than two decades, the Foundation has supported organizations and initiatives that provide oral health education and dental care to uninsured and underserved people in New Hampshire. communities.