Resources for Parents & Children
Here are some resources that will help you keep your child's smile healthy!
Need Basic Dental Care?
America’s ToothFairy knows it is hard to maneuver your insurance coverage, what Medicaid will pay for and just what type of dentist to see and when. To help you locate providers in your area, use the search system below. Input the requested information and you will be directed to a list of dental professionals who could meet your current needs. Be sure to enter both your state and benefit plan.
Also, our America's ToothFairy Affiliate Network provides care for underserved populations.
Oral Health Resources
The Parents Corner has fun activities, ideas and online resources for ensuring a healthy smile for your family!
Questions about water fluoridation? Check out the Campaign for Dental Health website to learn what you need to know about community water fluoridation. There is also a Spanish language website. Find information on fluoride and preventing children’s tooth decay. A search function makes it easy to ask questions and find answers about fluoridation. Also check out this recent fluoridation study and response by the CDC.
Watch our PSAs and helpful videos for important messages from America's ToothFairy on protecting your child's smile!
Sign up for the FREE Kids Club for fun educational activities, tips and personalized letters from the ToothFairy!
Find out what you need to know about your child's oral health on the Facts About Tooth Decay page!
America’s ToothFairy is proud to support water as THE drink of choice. If you are looking for resources on promoting drinking water over other beverages, check out this free toolkit and fact sheet from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation.
This Big List of Oral Health Resources is a great collection of helpful information all in one place.
Articles About Children's Oral Health
Mom's Guide to Caring for Little Teeth, 1dental.com
Special Needs Kids: 10 Simple Solutions for Healthy Teeth, Foxnews.com, January 2014
Fluoride Varnish: What Parents Need to Know, Campaign for Dental Health, American Academy of Pediatrics
Pediatric Tooth Decay: Protect Your Child's Oral and General Health, Consumer Guide to Dentistry
Red Flags for Poor Oral Health in Your Child, Consumer Guide to Dentistry
Tooth Decay: Prevent Decay, Prevent Dental Cavities, Consumer Guide to Dentistry
Pediatric Dentists: Your Child's Oral Care Specialists, Consumer Guide to Dentistry
How to Find a Local Dentist and Choose the Right One For You, Consumer Guide to Dentistry
How to Keep Your Child's Teeth Healthy, Foxnews.com
Teething (Primary Tooth Eruption), Consumer Guide to Dentistry
Happy Healthy Futures Begin With Good Oral Health Habits, "Can Do" Street Blog