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Queensland Programs

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Public Dental Services Queensland

Community, School and Mobile dental clinics provide dental services Link to external website to eligible adult and child/adolescent residents of Queensland. All treatments for eligible individuals are provided free of charge.

Tooth Brushing in Primary Schools

The Bayside District Tooth Brushing ProgramLink to external website was designed to increase tooth brushing episodes, and the application of low levels of fluoride into mouths of children, in order to decrease the incidence of dental caries. It also promoted tooth brushing as a daily habit for life.

Water Fluoridation Program

The Queensland Government announced its Water Fluoridation ProgramLink to external website in 2008 and Fluoride was phased into the water supplies tarting December 2008.

Happy Teeth Program

Queensland Child Care facilities are eligible to receive 1 free copy of the Happy Teeth Resource Kit. If you are a Queensland Child Care facility and your facility has not already received a Kit, please order your Kit hereLink to external website.

If your facility is not eligible for a free copy of the Happy Teeth Resource Kit, or you would like to obtain an additional copy for your facility, you can download a copy of the 'manual' component of the Kit contents from this site. Alternatively, you can place an order for a Resource Kit now (at the price indicated above plus postage and handling).

Oral Health Promotion Clearinghouse Unit

Adelaide Dental School 
Level 9, Adelaide Health and Medical Sciences building 
The University of Adelaide


T: +61 8 8313 3291