Oral health is an important part of child wellness. The resources below will help you ensure your child is receiving the best oral health care right from the start.
Oral Health Resources
Access to Baby & Child Dentistry
The Access to Baby and Child Dentistry program â€” ABCD â€” connects low-income families with dentists who know how to care for young kids, preventing tooth decay early and educating parents about how to take good care of their childrenâ€™s teeth.
AAP Oral Health Resources
Links to AAP-sanctioned oral health resources for families.
The Center for Pediatric Dentistry
A partnership between the University of Washington and Seattle Children’s Hospital, the Center for Pediatric Dentistry provides care for children ages birth through 18 and children with special needs ages birth through 20.
Healthy Children – Oral Health
Helpful articles and information for parents.
Seattle Children’s – Oral Health
Articles and videos about oral health and personal hygiene. Some resources also available in Spanish and Vietnamese.
Washington Dental Service Foundation
Tips for preventive oral health care for infants and children.
Washington Oral Health Foundation
Foundation of the Washington State Dental Association. Has an extensive list of resources available, including parent/teacher resources and games for children.
Washington State Academy of Pediatric Dentists
The WSAPD represents pediatric oral health and the specialty of pediatric dentistry in the state of Washington.