Oral Health Diseases disadvantage Victorian Children across the board. The status of oral health is a significant reflection of children’s overall health and well being. Enabling children to maintain a healthy mouth allows children to speak, eat and socially develop with confidence.
There is no charge to your school for this service. The ADHV service utilises the Medicare Child Benefits Schedule (CDBS) for children. The education initiative is free to schools and works beyond government funding to ensure every child receives a fair go.
Children will be seen in their school environment, allowing them to feel safe and comfortable. The ADHV standards of oral health co-aligns with the departments curriculum to ensure children are properly educated. The ADHV does this by offering interactive oral health classes.
Refugee children seen