Haringey Oral Health Promotion Team

Whittington Health Community Dental Services Oral Health Promotion team provide a number of initiatives in Haringey to support the local population improve their oral health.
 
If you would like any information about the programmes please call the Haringey OHP team on 0203 224 4672
 
Oral Health Promotion Team is made by Maggie and Dania
 
  • 0 - 5 years old
    • The Oral Health Promotion team provide oral health advice and support to parents and staff at Stay and Play in children centre's / nurseries, and they are available for classroom activities and parents coffee mornings in nurseries
  • Training is provided for health professionals and other professionals
  • 'Brushing for life' Packs (tooth brush and tooth paste) are delivered to families
  • The Henry programme is also offered to parents
 
School programmes
 
  • Oral Health classroom activities are provided to Children.
  • School Fluoride Varnish Programme
    • Fluoride Varnish is a protective coating that is applied to teeth; it strengthens enamel and can help to prevent tooth decay. Two visits to selected schools each academic year to Nursery, Reception and Year 1 classes. (Parental Consent required).
  • Supervised Tooth-brushing Programme
    • To support young children to develop their brushing skills at an early age and help them to understand the importance of having healthy mouths for life. It takes place daily as a classroom activity.
  • Special Needs Schools / Centres
    • Provide oral health advice for parents, carers and teachers of children with special educational needs. We provide practical tooth-brushing with children.
  • Special Needs Homes / Centres for young adults
    • Provide oral health advice for parents, carers and teachers of children with special educational needs.

Haringey Zoom Meetings

For the next Haringey Zoom events, please contact the OHP Team.

Dania Castaner

Oral Health Promoter
First Floor, Room 12, G Block, St. Ann's Hospital
St. Ann's Road, London, N15 3TH
(t) 020 3224 4672

Maggie Kubiangha

Oral Health Promoter
First Floor, Room 12, G Block, St. Ann's Hospital
St. Ann's Road, London, N15 3TH
(t) 020 3224 4671
Working on it!