Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
Healthy Smiles Ontario

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, non-emergency dental services under the Healthy Smiles Ontario (HSO) program are being suspended until further notice. See website for details and updates.

A program that offers access to free dental care for children 17 years of age and under. An application must be made to ensure eligibility. Targeted towards lower-income families in need of support. Includes dental check-ups, cleaning, fillings for cavities, x-rays, scaling, tooth extraction and urgent or emergency dental care (includes toothaches or tooth pain).

33 King Street West
Oshawa, ON
L1H 8X1
Hours: 8:30am-5pm
Phone: Toll Free: 1-844-296-6306
TTY: 1-800-387-5559


Age 17 years and younger; residents of Ontario, and members of a household that meets the income eligibility requirements. Automatic enrollment if children receive Temporary Care Assistance, Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities or if the family receives Ontario Works or Ontario Disability Support.


Apply online or by mail, or visit your local Public Health Unit. Applications are available online, or at your local Public Health Unit or Service Ontario location.




Not Applicable


English; French;

Areas Served


Agency Type

Provincial Government