Dental Health Bus

The Dental Health Bus is for emergency dental services for Hamilton residents who have a low income and do not have dental insurance.

Dental Health Bus hours and locations

The Dental Health Bus is open Monday to Friday 9 am to 12 noon and 1 to 4 pm.

The bus is closed for all Statutory Holidays.  Check the calendar below or Twitter for closures before you visit the bus.  

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Beasley Recreation Centre

145 Wilson Street
Hamilton, Ontario

or  Pinky Lewis Recreation Centre
192 Wentworth Street North
Hamilton, Ontario

Dominic Agostino Riverdale Community Centre

150 Violet Drive
Hamilton, Ontario
(Barton & Centennial)

Neighbour to Neighbour

28 Athens Street
Hamilton, Ontario
(off Mohawk between Upper James and West 5th)

East Kiwanis Boys and Girls Club

45 Ellis Avenue
Hamilton, Ontario
(Barton & Ellis)

Pinky Lewis Recreation Centre

192 Wentworth Street North
Hamilton, Ontario

  • July 20 - Beasley
  • July 27 - Pinky Lewis August 3 - closed
  • August 10 - Pinky Lewis
  • August 17-Beasley
  • August 24- Pinky Lewis
  • September 7 - closed
  • September 14 - Pinky Lewis
  • September 21 - Beasley
  • September 28 - Pinky Lewis


  • July 21 the Bus is open


  • August 11
  • September 22



  • July 23
  • August 13
  • September 24


  • September 25

Dental Health Bus schedule in English (PDF, 23 KB)

Dental Health Bus schedule in French (PDF, 84 KB)

Come to the location where we park the bus to see a dentist.

  • No appointments are booked; we see you a first-come, first-serve basis
  • Priority is given to people with emergencies

The City of Hamilton provides free emergency dental services by dentists.

Services include:

  • X-rays
  • Dental fillings
  • Extractions or removing teeth
  • Antibiotics for dental infections
  • Dental screening for the Children In Need Of Treatment program