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Dental Services

The Dental Program offers preventive and treatment services to the community for those who cannot access dental care due to financial hardship.


All clients must fill out a clinic application and/or answer questions to determine eligibility. The clinic provides treatment and preventive services, including examinations, x-rays, fillings, extractions and cleanings for children and adults.


Public Health Services
Robert Thomson Building
110 King Street West, 3rd Floor
Hamilton, Ontario L8P 4S6

Open Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 8:30am to 4:30pm
Open Tuesday, Thursday - 9:30am to 5:30pm
For information call (905) 546-2424 ext. 3789


Dental Screening For Children Up To Age 18 (CINOT Program)

The CINOT Program is for children who meet the following eligibility criteria:

  1. resident of Ontario
  2. under 18 years of age
  3. urgent dental need
  4. financial hardship: no dental insurance or other form of government assistance.

A screening appointment for your child is needed to determine eligibility:
For more information call: (905) 546-2424, ext. 3566
For an appointment call: (905) 546-2424, ext. 3789

For information on elementary school CINOT screenings, watch your school newsletter or visit our teacher website.

Dental Program (age 18 and over)
Dental Services are available to eligible low income individuals and families. Preventive services, such as cleaning is available to clinic clients and those receiving Ontario Works and Ontario Disability Support Program benefits. These programs are limited and have some restrictions.

Healthy Smiles Ontario

All locations are open from 9:00am-3:30pm. To book an appointment please call 905-546-2424 ext. 5369

For more information on the program, please visit 
For local information call: (905) 546-2424, ext. 3566

Dental Health Bus

The Dental Health Bus is a mobile outreach clinic providing dental services free of charge to residents of the City of Hamilton.

For more information on the services provided, hours of operation, locations and schedule:
Call: (905) 546-CITY (2489)
Visit: Dental Health Bus

Information and Resources

Information and resources on dental health topics for adults, seniors and children. These resources are available to teachers, community group leaders, parents and the general public.

For resources and information call: (905) 546-2424 ext. 3566

Last Revised June 25, 2014