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We are helping to improve Australia’s oral health
outcomes and well-being.

We are helping to improve Australia’s oral health
outcomes and well-being.

We are helping to improve Australia’s oral health
outcomes and well-being.

Welcome to the

Australian Dental Foundation

The Australian Dental Foundation is an independent, award-winning health promotion charity working to improve Australia’s oral health outcomes and well-being, for a future without oral disease. We address the inequalities which exist in oral health to enable quality oral care for those who need it most.

Our Impact

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4 0 3 9 5

Hours of Work

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1 6 . 5 M

Value of Oral Health Care Services

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2 3 1 0

Sites Visited

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8 9 5 7 2

Australians Supported

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1 4 7 5

Oral Health Education Sessions

Our Programs

Aged Care Dental Program

Supports the management and prevention of oral conditions for seniors in aged care facilities and/or residential living complexes.

Products

Developed by leading Australian dentists, our exciting new oral care products are now available across selected dental clinics.  All proceeds are reinvested into our local oral care and education programs.

My School Dentist Program

No out of pocket expense, onsite oral health care and education for students at kindergartens, primary schools and secondary schools.

Smile Friendly Program

Smile Friendly is a partnership that recognises and rewards your commitment to improving oral health in our community.

Emergency Dental Hotline

From a broken tooth to major swelling and dental trauma, we are here to help. Our free hotline triage service is available 24 hours, 7 days a week.

Tele-Dentistry Program

A convenient, accessible and efficient option for you to receive care where face-to-face consultations may not be possible or difficult.

Latest News

The Benefits of Soft Bristles on Toothbrushes

When it comes to maintaining good oral hygiene, choosing the right toothbrush can make a significant difference. While the market offers a plethora of options, one key feature stands out for its numerous benefits – soft bristles. Let’s explore why soft-bristled toothbrushes are gaining popularity and why they might be the best choice for your

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InDaily: SA-Developed Oral Health Range Hits Local Shelves by David Simmons

Author – David SimmonsLink to InDaily article “All proceeds from a South Australian-designed and developed toothbrush and toothpaste range will be reinvested in the Australian Dental Foundation’s oral care and education programs. Nearly 10 years after the Australian Dental Foundation became a registered charity, the organisation’s SA-based chair has launched a new range of toothbrushes

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Choosing a Mobile Dental Provider For Your School

Increasingly, schools are being bombarded with offers from mobile dental providers, so how doyou choose the right one? The below FAQ section is designed to help address some of the common queries that school’smay have when considering which mobile dental provider to have at your school: Why are so many providers approaching us?Low-income families are

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The Importance of Recycling Oral Care Products for a Greener Tomorrow

The Importance of Recycling Oral Care Products for a Greener Tomorrow In our pursuit of maintaining optimal oral health, it’s crucial to recognize the environmental impact of the products we use daily. From toothbrushes and toothpaste tubes to floss containers and electric toothbrushes, these items contribute to the growing waste stream. Embracing the practice of

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