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

The Dental Health Bus is open Monday to Friday 8:30 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.


Monday

Temporary location
Central Memorial Recreation Centre
93 West Avenue. S.

Location
Pinky Lewis Recreation Centre
192 Wentworth Street North, Hamilton
or
Beasley Recreation Centre
145 Wilson Street, Hamilton

Bus Closure Notice

The Dental Bus will be closed:

  • May 22
  • June 26 (afternoon)

Tuesday

Location
Dominic Agostino Riverdale Community Centre
150 Violet Drive, Hamilton
(at Barton Street and Centennial Parkway)


Wednesday

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


Thursday

Location
East Kiwanis Boys and Girls Club
45 Ellis Avenue, Hamilton
(at Barton Street and Ellis Avenue)

Bus Closure Notice

The Dental Bus will be closed:

  • May 4

Friday

Location
Pinky Lewis Recreation Centre
192 Wentworth Street North, Hamilton

Bus Closure Notice

The Dental Bus will be closed:

  • May 5

Dental Bus schedule in English April to June 2017 (PDF, 22 KB) | Dental Bus schedule in French April to June 2017 (PDF, 219 KB)

Services on the Dental Health Bus

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

  • X-rays
  • Dental fillings
  • Uncomplicated extractions or removing teeth
  • Antibiotics for dental infections