Publications and Resources

The coalition will use research and evidence-based data to promote oral health, educate communities about the importance of good oral health and share information with health professionals on how to deliver excellent care and parents on how to access care.

Research Report on Oral Health in the District of Columbia


To find a Dental Provider in your neighborhood, you may call toll-free: (866) 758-6807 or visit

DC Health Matters - DC Health Matters is a web-based information portal that provides timely and actionable community health information including metrics on oral health.

2013 Citywide Community Health Needs Assessment

Health and Health Care Among District of Columbia Youth, 2009

HealthCheck Training & Resource Center

The PEW Charitable Trust                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Federal Dental Health Strategy: Strong Workforce, School Sealant Programs

In Dental Health, Three Areas for Improving Access: A Look Back at 2015

5 Issues in Dental Health Care to Watch in 2016

Children’s Dental Health Disparities