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Cavity Free at Three, Smiles for Students, Smiles for Seniors, Increasing Oral Health Care Access

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Oral Health is a Winnable Battle!

Colorado's Governor chose oral health as one of the state's top "Winnable Battles".

Three Colorado foundations have reported that the way to win is by focusing on three areas, proven public health strategies such as: establishing school-based sealant programs, increasing access to oral health care, and educating children and families. The Dental Alliance is concentrating on exactly these approaches. Click here to read a recent Pew Charitable Trust story on Dental Sealants.

Our Mission:

To create a comprehensive dental health system that promotes education, prevention and access for all residents in Garfield, Pitkin and Eagle counties.

Our Vision:

To improve the overall oral health of each person in our region.