The Texas Oral Health Zone began in 2015 with a school-focused initiative developed in partnership with Delta Dental Insurance Company. The Texas Oral Health Zone focuses on student engagement through schools with a special focus on the Latino American community. Through this program, America’s ToothFairy resources school nurses, youth organizations and other community partners with Community Education Kits and resources for oral health education.
Goals of the Texas Oral Health Zone include:
- Expanding access to oral health education through school-based outreach activities
- Elevating oral health literacy among students and their families through oral health education
- Engaging youth in oral health advocacy and community service
Made possible with generous funding from:
For more information on the Texas Oral Health Zone, contact:
Shannon Weatherly, National Program Director