Archive for December, 2015

San Diego County Oral Health Coalition Meeting

Friday, January 22, 2016 from 2:00pm to 3:30pm at the
County Operations Center
5530 Overland Ave., Training Room 124
San Diego, CA 92123

Vision: Achieving optimal oral health for all San Diego County residents.
Mission: To improve oral health across the lifespan by achieving health equity through education and access to quality dental services.

Oral Health Forum Executive Summary Report is Now Available!

On March 6, 2014, the County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) Maternal, Child and Family Health Services Branch, in conjunction with the San Diego County Dental Health Coalition and sponsored by the San Diego County Dental Society, hosted the fifth San Diego County Oral Health Forum. The purpose of the Oral Health Forum is to identify strategies to guide oral health activities within San Diego County for the next four years.

Click here to read the full report.

“Give Kids a Smile” Countywide Sealant/Varnish Event

Children 1-18 years of age can receive a free dental screening and a fluoride varnish application or dental sealant. Kindergarteners can get a FREE oral health assessment for school! Walk-ins welcome, but children with appointments will be given priority.

Date: Saturday, February 27, 2016

Time: 9:00am-12:00pm

Contact: Call 619-692-8858 to schedule an appointment
Click here for the official event flier!

Choose from six different locations:
  1. Vista Community Clinic: Vale Terrace
    1000 Vale Terrace Dr.
    Vista, CA 92084
  2. Neighborhood Healthcare
    Ray M. Dickinson Wellness Center
    425 N Date St., Ste 129
    Escondido, CA 92025
  3. San Ysidro Chula Vista Medical Plaza
    678 Third Ave.
    Chula Vista, CA 91910
  4. Operation Samahan Mira Mesa Clinic
    10737 Camino Ruiz
    Suite 138
    San Diego, CA 92126
  5. Operation Samahan Community Health Center
    2835 Highland Ave.
    Suite A
    National City, CA 91950
  6. Grossmont/Spring Valley Family Health Center
    8788 Jamacha Rd.
    Spring Valley, CA 91977

Oral Cancer Foundation Walk/Run for Awareness

When: Saturday, April 9, 2016
Where: DeAnza Cove Mission Bay
3000 N Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, CA 92109

Registration Begins: 8:15am
Walk/Run Begins: 9:30 am

visit bit.ly/ocfwalkrun2016 for more information.