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:
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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

‘Give Where You Live’ Passes a Major Milestone!

'Give Where You Live' Passes a Major Milestone!

In only 10 months we have broken the $10,000 in FREE treatment barrier with our 5th Give Where You Live dental hygiene clinic!

A huge thank you to all of the volunteers and support we have received from the community to make these charity days possible.

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Before and After: What a Difference!

Before and After: What a Difference!

The importance of dental hygiene care can be seen here in these before and after photos. This client received FREE dental hygiene treatment during our Give Where You Live clinic on Sunday.

We are accepting new clients so call today to book your appointment!

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Bright Smile’s 5th “Give Where You Live” Day a Success!

Today we hosted our 5th "Give Where You Live" FREE dental hygiene day. We provided $1,700 in treatment to 12 clients in need in our community.A huge thank you to our volunteers Leeanne, Jillian and Cathy for their outstanding service and dedication to making today a success!Our next FREE clinic will be happening on Saturday, November 4th. Check out our website for more details.[raw]More

Bright Smiles Thanks Chatham-Kent MPP Rick Nicholls

Bright Smiles Thanks Chatham-Kent MPP Rick Nicholls

I'd like to thank Rick Nicholls, MPP for taking the time today to meet with Beth from the Chatham-Kent Community Health Centre, Leeanne from Chatham-Kent Public Health and Christine from Bright Smiles Community Dental Hygiene today.

We were able to submit dozens of signatures on our petition to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario to invest in public oral health programs for low income adults and seniors. We are happy t...

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Bright Smiles Welcomes Paige for the Day!

Bright Smiles is Excited to Welcome Paige to our Clinic for the Day!

We are happy to welcome Paige who is visiting Bright Smiles today. She is about to enter grade 12 at John McGregor Secondary School and is shadowing our dental hygienist to help determine if a career in making smiles brighter might be the right fit for her. We thank Paige for her enthusiasm and wish her a bright future!More

Thanks to the Women’s Centre for hosting us as their Keynote Speaker at their AGM!

We would like to say thank you to Darlene Smith, the president of the Chatham-Kent Women's Centre, for inviting us to come and share our story about our path to independence and giving back.  Our 'Give Where You Live' initiative launched with the Women's Centre back in November of 2016 and so we are honoured to have been able to speak to Darlene and the board of directors at the Women's Centre Annual General Meeting.More