NHCLV to host “Give Kids A Smile” free dental clinic at Easton health center location on Feb. 25

en flag
es flag

Neighborhood Health Centers of the Lehigh Valley will host a free dental clinic for children as part of the American Dental Association Foundation’s annual “Give Kids A Smile” event.

The Easton event is for children ages 1 – 17 and provides a free cleaning, screening, fluoride treatment, sealant, and oral health education. Appointments made in advance are recommended, but walk-ins will also be welcomed. To make an appointment, call 484-544-3113. The event is open to the general public. (Children do not need to be patients of NHCLV to participate.)

According to the ADA Foundation, the Give Kids A Smile® program, launched nationally in 2003, provides underserved children with free oral health care. Each year approximately 6,500 dentists and 30,000 dental team members volunteer at local GKAS events to provide free oral health education, screenings, preventive and restorative treatment to over 300,000 children. https://www.adafoundation.org/give-kids-a-smile/

Saturday, February 25 from 8 am – 4 pm   |   (Snow date: April 8)

NHCLV Easton – 1101Northampton Street – inside the Two Rivers Health & Wellness Building

Neighborhood Health Centers of the Lehigh Valley, the region’s first Federally Qualified Health Center, an independent 501c3 nonprofit organization. NHCLV was officially incorporated as a nonprofit organization in 2004 with a goal of meeting the needs for a coordinated system of primary care for the uninsured and underinsured residents of the Lehigh Valley. All of their health centers are open to the general public and accept patients with or without health insurance. Health center locations include: downtown Allentown, Southside Bethlehem at Donegan Elementary School, Northside Bethlehem, and West Ward Easton inside the Two Rivers Health & Wellness Building.

(NHCLV is an independent nonprofit, patient-led organization, not affiliated with any local health networks.)  www.nhclv.org

Information provided to TVL by:
Tracey Werner, Marketing Consultant