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Programs & Services


School Oral Health Services

Preventive dental health services are offered to students in Kindergarten, Grade 1 and Grade 2 to prevent tooth decay.

Services are offered to eligible schools and may include:

  • fluoride varnish, provided to kindergarten, Grade 1 and Grade 2
  • dental sealants, provided to Grade 1 and Grade 2

A child diagnosed with asthma must have their short acting asthma reliever medication with them to receive service.

Contact Details

Thorsby Public Health Centre

Address
4825 Hankin Street
Thorsby, Alberta
T0C 2P0
Telephone
780-980-4681
Getting There

Main St on south end of town.

Public transportation available.

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Tuesday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Wednesday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Thursday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Friday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Note

Closed for lunch 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Closed statutory holidays

Access
Service Providers May Include
registered dental assistants, registered dental hygienists
Eligibility

AHS (Alberta Health Services) health zones partner with schools in low income neighborhoods to provide preventive dental services at school.

Service Access

Information about services along with a consent form is sent home to all students in eligible schools. A parent or legal guardian signature is required for service.


Partners

Partners/affiliations

Participating Alberta schools.

Service Locations
Also Known As
Other
School Dental Sealant Service, School Fluoride Varnish Service