Clinics & Services

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

Daily bus locations

The Dental Health Bus is open:

  • Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 12 noon and 1 to 4:30 pm
  • The bus is closed for all Statutory Holidays

Check the calendar or Twitter for closures before you visit the bus.

Dental Health Bus

Bus Closures

  • December  11
  • December 12
  • December 13
  • December 24 to 31
  • January 1, 2020

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


Monday

Location
Central Memorial Recreation Centre
93 West Avenue. S.

Temporary Location change
December 9 until further notice
Pinky Lewis Recreation Centre 
192 Wentworth Street North, Hamilton

Closures: 

  • September 30 (PM)
  • October 14
  • November 25 (PM)
  • December 9 (PM)
  • December 30

Tuesday

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

Closures: 
December 31 


Wednesday

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

Temporary Location change:
November 27
Central Memorial Recreation Centre
93 West Avenue S, Hamilton

Closures:

  • September 18 (AM)
  • October 23 
  • December 11
  • December 25

Thursday

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

Closures:

  • December 12
  • December 26

Friday

Location
Pinky Lewis Recreation Centre
192 Wentworth Street North, Hamilton

Closures:

  • December 13
  • December 27

Dental Bus Schedule: 

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