Children’s Oral Health Initiative (COHI)
Preventive dental care for birth to 7 years and expectant mothers – To help establish good oral health, it’s important to:
Dental Clinic: Q’wemtsín offers basic dental services out of our dental clinic room. Our basic dental services include:
For the Dental Clinic you must be a first nations person from Skeetchestn, Tk’emlups, or Whispering Pines/ Clinton bands, and living on or off reserve. If a client does not show up for one of the scheduled dental appointment without notifying the front desk or dental team they will automatically be placed at the end of the client wait-list. The client’s will be informed of this when they book their first appointment.
If you have any questions about your child’s teeth please visit your dental office or call the dental health coordinator in your health region. Please contact your COHI staff if you have any questions or concerns. Helpful Internet Websites: www.bchealthguide.org/kbase/topic/special/hw144414/sec5.htm www.healthyteeth.org www.kidshealth.org/kid/stay_healthy/body/teeth.html