January 6, 2012
SmileMobile visits Yelm Next Week
The Washington Dental Service Foundation SmileMobile is coming to Yelm at two locations and dates.
January 9-13 Lacamas Elementary School, 16240 Bald Hill Rd SE
January 30-Feb 10 Yelm Middle School. 402 Yelm Ave
About the SmileMobile:
"The SmileMobile, a modern three chair dental office on wheels, brings oral health services year-round to low-income children with limited access to a dentist. Since it first hit the road in July 1995, the mobile clinic has treated more than 25,000 children throughout Washington—an average of 60 children each week. In 2010, with the help of 96 volunteer dental professionals, the SmileMobile examined 2,006 children, provided treatment to 1,238 and 3,695 preventive Services.
SmileMobile services range from examinations and preventive care to fillings and minor oral surgery – all provided at little or no cost to patients. The SmileMobile is a partnership between Washington Dental Service, Washington Dental Service Foundation, and Seattle Children’s Hospital."
For more information