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.

How to access the Dental Health Bus

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

Dental Health Bus

Daily bus locations for 2015

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 or Twitter for closures before you visit the bus.  


Date:
Mondays

Location:
Pinky Lewis Recreation Centre
192 Wentworth Street North, Hamilton

or

Beasley Recreation Centre
145 Wilson Street, Hamilton

Changes to schedule:
August 31 - Due to unforeseen road closures, the Dental Bus will be located at Pinky Lewis
September 7 - Closed
September 14 - Pinky Lewis
September 21 - Beasley
September 28 - Pinky Lewis


Date:
Tuesdays

Location:
Dominic Agostino Riverdale Community Centre
150 Violet Drive, Hamilton
(Barton & Centennial)

Changes to schedule:
September 22 - Closed


Date:
Wednesdays

Location:
Neighbour to Neighbour
28 Athens Street, Hamilton
(off Mohawk between Upper James and West 5th)

Changes to schedule:
September 9 - Closed


Date:
Thursdays

Location:
East Kiwanis Boys and Girls Club
45 Ellis Avenue, Hamilton
(Barton & Ellis)

Changes to schedule:
September 24 - Closed


Date:
Fridays

Location:
Pinky Lewis Recreation Centre
192 Wentworth Street North, Hamilton

Changes to schedule:
September 25 - Closed


Dental Health Bus schedule in English (PDF, 23 KB) |  Dental Health Bus schedule in French (PDF, 84 KB)

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