Ontario Launches Free Routine Dental Care for Low-Income Seniors

Ontario Launches Free Routine Dental Care for Low-Income Seniors

Articles Blog


[Title: Are you a low-income senior who can’t afford regular visits to the dentist?] [Title: Preventable dental health issues, like gum disease, can lead to more emergency room visits by Ontario seniors.] [Title: That’s why we’ve launched the Ontario Seniors Dental Care Program…] [Title: Providing free, high-quality, routine dental care for eligible low-income seniors.] [Title: You may qualify if you’re: 65 or over, a resident of Ontario, don’t have dental benefits, and your annual net income is 19,300 or less.] [Title: If you’re a couple, you may qualify if your combined annual income is $32,300 or less.] [Title: To apply online, visit Ontario.ca/SeniorsDental] [Title: Complete the application and click submit.] [Title: You can also print a copy of the application from the website or pick up a paper form in person at your local Public Health Unit.] [Title: To find a Public Health Unit in your area visit ontario.ca/publichealth] [Title: In order to apply, you must have: filed your taxes last year, your date of birth, a valid Ontario address, Social Insurance Number or Temporary Taxation Number.] [Title: Once your application is submitted with your signed consent, you’ll receive a response in the mail in about 10 business days.] [Title: If approved, you will receive a welcome package including a benefit card and information on how to access dental services.] [Title: Oral health is health…and just one way we’re improving lives for Ontario seniors.] [Title: To learn more, visit: Ontario.ca/SeniorsDental] [Ontario logo]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *