What does Let’s Smile, Inc. do in classroom presentations?
Preschools: dresses up like the Smile Fairy, read child-friendly dental books about importance of teeth & how to keep them healthy. Every child receives a toothbrush.
Elementary Ages: promotes and educates children about the importance of maintaining a healthy mouth through brushing and flossing, regular dental visits, eating healthy foods, and addressing oral health topics. We distribute age appropriate toothbrushes for every student.
Junior High and High School Ages: Provide hands-on oral hygiene instructions with disclosing tablets and oral health tools. Educates preventive strategies and knowledge they need to protect their smiles and the importance of oral health to overall health. Every student receives toothbrush, toothpaste, and floss.
Intended population to be served:
Let’s Smile, Inc. will promote and educate the link between oral health and overall health by providing the following services:
*Semcac Head Starts:
*Semcac Early Head Starts
*Semcac Home Based Head Starts
*Tri-Valley Opportunity Council, Inc. Migrant & Seasonal Head Start
*Boys & Girls Club of Blooming Prairie
*Blooming Prairie Elementary School
*NRHEG (New Richland, Hartland, Ellendale, and Geneva,) Elementary School
Let's Smile, Inc. is an advocate within the local community for children's oral health care.
Early Childhood Coalition
Community Services Coordination Team for Steele County
What does Let’s Smile, Inc. do in Health Fairs?
Let’s Smile, Inc.’s goal is to educate about the correlation of oral health and overall health. We provide educational literature and oral health tools
Project Community Connect in Steele County
Owatonna Community Education Family Festival
Steele County Public Health Employee Health Fair
Dodge County Healthy Living Expo