Patient Resources

Dental Services - Free or Low Cost

Free and Low Cost Dental Care

150 150 ScopeHub - UHN

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Resource listed created by Inner City Health Associates.

Finding affordable dental care in Toronto can be challenging. Here is a list of some places and key contact numbers to help you with the search for dental services.

Healthy Smiles Ontario

150 150 ScopeHub - UHN

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Healthy Smiles Ontario is a free dental program that includes regular check-ups, preventive care, and treatment for children and youth 17 and under. The program is designed for lower-income families in need of support.

Children are automatically enrolled if they receive:

Temporary Care Assistance, Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities, or their family receives Ontario Works, Ontario Disability Support.

*Cosmetic dentistry services are not covered 1-844-296-6306. Enroll online, by mail. You must present your Healthy Smiles Ontario dental card to your dental provider at each visit. Please see the website for additional qualifying income levels of free services.

Ontario Seniors Dental Care Program Application

150 150 ScopeHub - UHN

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The new Ontario Seniors Dental Care Program (OSDCP) is a government-funded dental care program providing free, routine dental services for low-income seniors who are 65 years of age or older. Coverage includes:

  • check-ups, including scaling, fluoride and polishing
  • repairing broken teeth and cavities
  • x-rays
  • removing teeth or abnormal tissue (oral surgery)
  • anesthesia
  • treating infection and pain (endodontic services)
  • treating gum conditions and diseases (periodontal services)

YONGE STREET MISSION – Evergreen Centre for Street Involved Youth

150 150 ScopeHub - UHN

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Free Dental Services at Evergreen Centre for Street Youth. For street involved youth ages 16-24 at:

  • Evangel Hall, 552 Adelaide St. West; Ph: 416-504-3563 x 290
  • 318 Yonge Street; Ph: 416-929-9614 x 2237

No OHIP required.