Dental Health Bus

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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

Bus Closure Notice

The Dental Bus will be closed:

  • Monday, February 19
  • Tuesday, February 27
  • Monday, March 26 (pm)
  • Wednesday, March 28 (am)
  • Friday, March 30
  • Friday, April 02
  • Tuesday, April 24

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.


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

Closed: Monday, February 19
Closed: Monday, March 26 (pm)


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

Closed: Tuesday, February 27
Closed: Tuesday, April 02


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

Closed: Wednesday, March 28 (am)


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


Pinky Lewis Recreation Centre
192 Wentworth Street North, Hamilton

Closed: Friday, March 30
Closed: Friday, April 02

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