Community Impact

Our impact

Delta Dental companies across the country are deeply involved in their communities, investing in programs that improve oral health, prevent dental disease, expand access to care, and emphasize the importance of oral health as a part of overall health.

mobile dental truck 1144x976 .jpg mobile dental truck 1144x976 .jpg mobile dental truck 790x400.jpg

 

 

Community spotlight

Delta Dental is proud of the numerous and varied oral health projects undertaken across our 39 companies. We regularly rotate community spotlights below and invite you to explore the work of Delta Dental in your state through the search function at the bottom of this page.

COVID-19-Vaccine-Clinic_DDI_1_1_1200x800.png COVID-19-Vaccine-Clinic_DDI_1_1_1200x800.png COVID-19-Vaccine-Clinic_DDI_1_1_1200x800.png

Distributing COVID-19 vaccines for Oklahoma oral health care professionals 

Delta Dental of Oklahoma worked with community clinics to organize multiple COVID-19 vaccine clinics that administered hundreds of vaccines to Oklahoma oral health care providers and their practice staff. This will enable them to stay safe as they deliver critical care. 

Learn more
IMG_1086_1_1200x800.jpg IMG_1086_1_1200x800.jpg IMG_1086_1_1200x800.jpg

Improving the oral health of Special Olympics athletes

Delta Dental of Massachusetts supports the oral health of athletes with special needs through participation in the Massachusetts Special Olympics Summer Games' Special Smiles program. Over 300 athletes received screenings, mouthguards, and other oral health services that improved oral health outcomes. 

Learn more
DDKS.jpg DDKS.jpg DDKS.jpg

Promoting positive oral health habits with Smile Kits

Delta Dental of Kansas provides health departments, nonprofits, and schools across the state with Smile Kits; reusable pouches that include a toothbrush, toothpaste, and floss that give Kansans access to tools to maintain good oral health. In 2019, Delta Dental of Kansas donated over 200,000 Smile Kits.

Learn more

 

 

 

 

 

 

by the number - millions 788x480.png by the number - millions 788x480.png by the number - millions 788x480.png

$76+ million

donated throughout the U.S. in 2019 to programs expanding access to care, improving oral health education, and supporting local communities.

by the number - programs 788x480.png by the number - programs 788x480.png by the number - programs 788x480.png

12+ million people

across America received oral care or assistance from programs supported by Delta Dental.

by the number - dentist 788x480.png by the number - dentist 788x480.png by the number - dentist 788x480.png

1,700+ programs

across the country are supported by Delta Dental, bringing oral care or assistance directly to millions of Americans.

Making a difference, one smile at a time

In 2019, Delta Dental companies invested more than $76 million to help children and adults have healthier smiles by focusing on programs that improve oral health, prevent dental disease, expand access to care, and emphasize the importance of oral health as a part of overall health.

Enter your state above to find out what we're doing in your community.

Go