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Dentaid launches mobile dental unit appeal

Dental charity Dentaid has launched an urgent appeal to repair two of its three mobile dental units and buy a new vehicle so homeless and vulnerable people can access dental care.


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Dentaid receives £11,000 Movement for Good Award

Dentaid has received an £11,000 Movement for Good Award from Benefact Group.
We were chosen by a panel of judges to receive a share of £500,000 as part of Benefact Group’s Movement for Good Awards.


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Macmillan Cancer Support continues vital free dental care for cancer patients in Southampton

Macmillan Cancer Support has renewed its partnership with dental charity Dentaid to help fund a mobile unit at University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust (UHS).


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Emergency charity dental clinics return to Suffolk 

EMERGENCY dental clinics for residents of Haverhill and Hadleigh who are not registered with a dentist and are suffering the misery of toothache will take place on Thursday, October 20th and Friday, October 21st.


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Dentaid is delighted to be announced as a charity partner at this year’s Dentistry Show London.

We’ll be exhibiting at the event at ExCeL London on October 7th and 8th and we’d love our supporters, volunteers and friends to come and see us.


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Dentaid wins at the Charity Awards 2022

Dentaid has taken the top prize in the Healthcare & Medical Research category at this year’s Charity Awards.
Dentaid has a 26-year history of providing outreach dental care around the world.


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Dentaid is proud to be the charity partner of the Straumann Charity Bike Ride 2022

From the 6-10th of September, The Straumann Charity Bike Ride 2022 will see more than 60 cyclists from the dental profession, riding 500 miles from Bilbao to Sitges in Spain.


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Dentaid is delighted to announce that it has made the shortlist for this year’s Charity Awards!

The longest-running and most prestigious awards scheme in the charity sector.


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Emergency dental clinics in Bury St Edmunds and Leiston

FREE emergency dental clinics for people who are not registered with a dentist and are suffering the misery of toothache will take place in Leiston on Wednesday 18th and Bury St Edmunds on Thursday 19th May.


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dentaly.org donation improves oral health for the homeless

People experiencing homelessness will benefit from a donation of 5000 toothbrushes thanks to Dentaly.org. The company gave a grant to Dentaid to help the charity buy the brushes that will be distributed at its mobile dental clinics across the UK.


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Kilimanjaro Climb 

Fearless fundraisers Ken Finlayson and Tim Molony took on a challenge to climb Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest peak, to raise funds for Dentaid. Their epic climb has raised almost £55,000 to help the charity buy a new mobile dental clinic so more homeless and vulnerable people in UK can access urgent dental care.


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Ken Finlayson is climbing  Kilimanjaro

Ken Finlayson is raising money for a new Mobile Dental Unit for Dentaid by climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro in memory of his wife Kimberley Finlayson


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mydentist donates mobile dental unit 

The UK’s largest dentistry provider, mydentist, has donated its ‘Smiles Mobile’ to Dentaid to help the charity provide oral health advice and dental treatment to even more vulnerable people in the UK.


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Free dental care for cancer patients

Head and neck cancer patients at University Hospital Southampton are receiving dental care on our mobile dental unit.


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Overseas volunteering trips postponed

Read our statement on why we have decided to postpone our 2021 overseas trips  due to Covid-19


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England rugby star becomes Dentaid patron

World Cup winner and dental student Laura Keates has become a Dentaid patron.


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Fundraising appeal to help change Rosette’s life 

Dentaid has run a £2000 fundraising appeal to pay for life-changing surgery.


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Virtual 32km Challenge launched

Run, jog, walk or skip 32km to raise funds for Dentaid in our new challenge.


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Free emergency clinics in Dewsbury

Free dental care in Dewsbury for people who need emergency treatment.  


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£7000 raised by Jim’s swim 

Jim Lafferty successfully swam the English Channel in 11 hours 53 minutes. 


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Jim swims Channel for Dentaid

Swimming dentist Jim takes the plunge to raise funds for Dentaid.


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Coronavirus Update July 2020

An update for all our friends and supporters from the Dentaid team.


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Dental care for Southampton’s homeless

Dentaid’s mobile dental unit visited Above Bar Church.


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Christmas appeal sends toothbrushes 

Brushes for children living in remote regions of Cambodia and refugee camps in Samos. 


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Dentaid volunteers provide dental care for children in Cambodia 

Hundreds of children have their teeth protected against decay.


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Free dental care for Big Issue vendors in Bournemouth

Pilot clinic a great success


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Second charity dental unit on the road

More homeless people can access dental care


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Volunteer in Malawi 

Join the 2020 Malawi volunteering team


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Dentaid celebrates with open day

Open day to celebrate Dentaid’s move 


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Escape Room at The Dentistry Show

Teams can sign up for a charity escape room challenge raising money for the Together Dental fundraising partnership.  The escape room will be at the Dentistry Show at the NEC on May 17 and 18. 


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Free dental care for Bridlington fishermen

Fishermen and their families in Bridlington received free dental care at the quayside on board Dentaid’s mobile dental unit. 


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Dental unit back in Kirklees

Four more clinics providing emergency treatment for people in Kirklees


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Dental unit visits Chippenham

New project with Alabare at Unity House


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Dental care for the homeless at Christmas

Busy time for mobile dental unit


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Adventurous fundraising opportunities

Skydive or abseil with Dentaid in 2019


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Busy dental clinics on mobile unit

More than 70 people in Kirklees have received dental care on our mobile unit.


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Mobile dental unit returns to Kirklees

People in Kirklees who are not registered with a dentist can have free dental care. 


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Response to Guardian article regarding dental care for the homeless

READ Dentaid’s response to the article raising the issue of access to dental care


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Free dental care at quayside for Poole fishermen

FISHERMEN in Poole received free dental treatment when a mobile dental unit visited the quayside.


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Community rallies round after thieves steal teenager’s collection box 

A DENTIST and her daughter have thanked their local community after they rallied round to replace charity donations stolen by thieves.


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Volunteer in Malawi or South Africa

Dental professionals are being invited to use their skills and make a difference with dentistry by joining new volunteering trips to South Africa and Malawi.


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Jane’s Marathon Run for Dentaid

Dentaid trustee Jane Lelean has run her second London Marathon for the charity


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Mobile dental unit visits Alabare Place

Homeless and vulernable people in Salisbury have received dental care after the mobile dental unit visited Alabare Place


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Dental care for South Sudanese refugees

Refugees from South Sudan living on the northern Ugandan border have received dental treatment and oral health education…


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Busy programme of fundraising events

Whether it’s leaping from an aeroplane, teeing off on the golf course or cycling 100 miles through London, international dental charity Dentaid has a host of exciting fundraising events taking place this summer.

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Dentaid at the Dentistry Show and BDA Conference

International dental charity Dentaid is bringing its mobile dental unit to The Dentistry Show as part of charity partnership.
Dentaid’s mobile dental unit will be on stand L100 at The Dentistry Show at Birmingham’s NEC.  

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Wesleyan Foundation Grant for Dentaid

More vulnerable people in the UK will be able to access essential pain relieving dental treatment after the dental charity Dentaid was awarded a….


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Wimbledon dentist heading to Cambodia with Dentaid

A DENTIST from Wimbledon is heading to Cambodia to provide essential care for hundreds of people who have no…


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Dentaid wins at the Charity Awards 2022

Dentaid has taken the top prize in the Healthcare & Medical Research category at this year’s Charity Awards.
Dentaid has a 26-year history of providing outreach dental care around the world.


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Mobile dental unit at Dewsbury town hall

The Dentaid mobile dental unit was parked outside Dewsbury town hall on Saturday, January 20 offering free dental care for…


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Optident donation helps to protect Cambodian children’s teeth

Hundreds of children living in poor and remote communities in Cambodia will have healthier teeth thanks to Optident and volunteers…


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July 2017

Husband and wife in ride London challenge

A DENTIST is gearing up to raise money for Dentaid by driving from Britain to Siberia in his grandma’s ageing Renault Clio…


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Dentaid CEO in Ironman Challenge

Children in Honduras are brushing their teeth as part of the school day thanks to a new programme funded by Dentaid…
 


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3 New surgeries sent to Moldova

INTERNATIONAL dental charity Dentaid has sent three new surgeries to replace old and broken dental equipment…
 


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