Volunteers needed. East Metro. Amazing opportunity to learn about patients with special needs. Event is open to all dental hygiene students.
Purpose and goals
Special Smiles is an event designed to:
1. Increase access to dental care for Special Olympics athletes and all people with intellectual disabilities.
2. Raise dental professionals’ awareness of the oral health concerns of people with special needs, including difficulties involved in accessing care.
3. Develop a body of knowledge about the oral health care needs of children and adults with disabilities.
4. Provide a list of regional dental professionals who care for people with special needs to all athletes who participate in Special Smiles.
Here is the link to sign up: https://www.cervistech.com/acts/console.php?console_id=0101&console_type=event_list&res_code=Evh4xV&ht=1