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

Bus Closure Notice

The Dental Bus will be closed:

  • Monday, May 21
  • Monday, May 28 (PM)
  • Wednesday, June 20 (AM)
  • Tuesday, June 26 (PM)

If you have a dental emergency please contact the dental clinic at 905-546-2424 ext 3789


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.

Closed: Monday, May 21
Closed: Monday, May 28 (PM)


Tuesday

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

Closed: Tuesday, June 26 (PM)


Wednesday

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

Closed: Wednesday, June 20 (AM)


Thursday

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


Friday

Location
Pinky Lewis Recreation Centre
192 Wentworth Street North, Hamilton

Starting May 11, new designated waiting area at Mission Services 


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