Tue, 30 Aug 2011 11:02:45 -0400
Welcome to the fall semester!! Youíve had a great rest (not) and now youíre
ready to hit the books, and we ready to help!
Please check out the event below. Itís a great opportunity and a tremendous
service. *Remember to call ahead to schedule an appointment!*
*"Back 2 School Smiles" Free Dental Care Day for Hancock County Kids 1-18.
Saturday Sept. 10, 9am -4pm*
The Caring Hands of Maine Dental Center will sponsor the 2nd Annual *"Back 2
School Smiles" *Day at the Dental Center (70 Kingsland Crossing,
Ellsworth)on September 10
th. The even aims to help kids have a healthy and successful school year. A
2002 CDC report on Oral Health tallied that "Approximately 51,679,100
million school hours were missed annually by school-aged children due to a
dental problem or visit..
"Back 2 School Smiles" provides access to no-charge dental care to children
and teens whose families do not have a current dentist and who do not have
dental insurance: free screenings, XRays, cleaning, basic treatment as
needed.. Families with dental insurance coverage who are interested in
visiting the center can make an appointment during regular clinic hours.
*Call ahead to schedule a* "Back 2 School Smiles" Day appointment: 667-6789
Check out a video of the program:
Administrative Assistant II
Hancock County Higher Education Center
248 State St., Suite 1
Ellsworth, ME 04605
1-800-696-2540 or (207) 667-3897
Fax: (207) 667-7451