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 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

  • October 14
  • October 23 (AM)
  • October 31 (PM)
  • November 25 (PM)
  • December 9 (PM)
  • December  11
  • December 25 to 31

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

Bus Location Change

Tuesday, September 24
East Kiwanis Boys and Girls Club
45 Ellis Avenue, Hamilton


Monday

Location
Central Memorial Recreation Centre
93 West Avenue. S.

August 26 Temporary Location:
Dominic Agostino Riverdale Community Centre
150 Violet Drive, Hamilton
(at Barton Street and Centennial Parkway)

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)

Location change:
September 24
East Kiwanis Boys and Girls Club
45 Ellis Avenue, Hamilton

Closures: 
December 31 


Wednesday

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

Closures:

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

Thursday

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

Closures:

  • October 31 (PM)
  • December 26

Friday

Location
Pinky Lewis Recreation Centre
192 Wentworth Street North, Hamilton

Closures:

  • 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