‘Give Where You Live’ Raises more than $2500 Worth of Treatment!

On Saturday, March 16th, Bright Smiles in partnership with the Chatham-Kent Public Health Unit and help from our wonderful volunteers were able to provide 15 people in need with FREE dental exams, scaling, polishing and fluoride treatments through our “Give Where You Live” program.We provided $2,500 worth of treatment and none of that would have been possible without the help of;
  • Katie Gagner
  • Leeanne Pepper
  • April Towns
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13th “Give Where You Live” for Habitat for Humanity was Great!

On Sunday January 13th we were happy to host a “Give Where You Live” FREE dental hygiene day for Habitat for Humanity. Without the help of our wonderful volunteers, we would not have been able to provide over $2,300 worth of free treatment to those in need in our community!I’d like to personally thank our wonderful volunteers:
  • Ashley Acs
  • Cathy Kocis
  • Krystle Armstrong
  • Leeanne Pepper
  • Lisa Lumley
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Bright Smile has Partnered with Habitat for Humanity!

Bright Smiles is happy to announce we've partnered with Habitat for Humanity and will be providing free dental hygiene treatment to those in need from our community next Sunday, January 13th.
To find out how to volunteer or donate to our Give Where You Live organization, please contact Christine at Bright Smiles to help give back!
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Our 11th ‘Give Where You Live’ Clinic was a Big Success!

On Saturday, December 8, Bright Smiles in partnership with the Chatham Kent Public Health Unit hosted our 11th “Give Where You Live” FREE dental hygiene clinic. We provided $2,761.96 worth of free treatment to clients from the Blenheim Youth Centre!A huge thank you to our volunteers for making the day a success!Also, thank you to Laura Carrick, RMT for graciously donating two 30 minute massages; one for a lucky volunteer and one for a client. Congratulations to our winners!#GiveWhere...
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Bright Smiles helps found the Erie St. Clair Oral Health Coalition

It is with great excitement that we announce that Bright Smiles, in partnership with Public Health Units and the Community Health Centre, have founded the Erie St. Clair Oral Health Coalition.

We advocate for provincially funded dental care by way of petitions to the legislative assembly of Ontario, and encourage our local MPP's to help close gaps and create a publicly funded oral health model for all.

Bright Smiles Owner Receives ‘Young Business Individual of the Year’ Award!

To say this past year and a half has been a journey would be an understatement. I am proud to be the recipient of the Chatham-Kent Chamber of Commerce “young business individual of the year” award. Opening Bright Smiles was a huge life goal realized. Without the support of the community, friend and most importantly my family, none of this would be possible. So I share this award with everyone who helped me along the way in making this dream a reality.More

8th ‘Give Where You Live’ Runs Successfully with ‘Gift From The Heart’

Today Bright Smiles “Give Where You Live” free dental hygiene clinic was in conjunction with the nation wide event “Gift From The Heart”. We provided over $2,400 worth of treatment to 12 people in need in our community.We couldn’t do it without the support of our amazing volunteer team so a HUGE heartfelt thank you to:
  • Cathy Kocis
  • Leeanne Pepper
  • Lisa Lumley
  • Janet O’Mara
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7th ‘Give Where You Live” Event a Great Success!

On Saturday February 3rd, Bright Smiles CDH in partnership with the Chatham-Kent Public Health Unit hosted our 7th “Give Where You Live” FREE dental hygiene day. $3,019.81 of treatment was provided at no cost to 15 members of our community.Since November of 2016, we have provided a total of $16,281.21 in FREE treatment. We couldn’t do it without the support of our amazing volunteer team so a HUGE heartfelt thank you to:
  • Anjum F...
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We Toured the Chatham Water Treatment Plant! What a Cool Place!

Bright Smiles along with the Dental Hygienist and Dental Assistants from the Chatham-Kent Public Health Unit toured the Chatham Water Treatment Plant. We learned about how our water is treated and how fluoride is added to our drinking water.Did you know...for $1.85 you can fill 2000 500mL bottles of water?Thank you to all of the staff who took the time to explain the plant and processes to us. You do great work![raw] More

Give Where You Live #6 a Resounding Success!

Everyone was smiling during our “Give Where You Live” FREE dental hygiene clinic yesterday.We were able to treat 16 people in need and provide over $2,800 in treatment at no cost!A heartfelt thank you to all of our volunteers who made this clinic not only successful, but fun!Thank you to:
  • Abbigail O’Brien
  • Anjum Farheen
  • Devan VanVlymen
  • Leeanne Pepper
  • Lexie VanVlymen
  • Marnie VanVlymen
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Meeting with MPP Monte McNaughton!

A huge thank you to MPP Monte McNaughton for meeting with Beth from the Chatham-Kent Community Health Centre, Leeanne from the Chatham-Kent Public Health Unit and Christine from Bright Smiles Community Dental Hygiene earlier today.We discussed the need for dental programs for low income adults and seniors. We submitted dozens of petitions to Monte in support of this cause.[raw] More