Every day we partner with communities to re-imagine how all of our neighbors access, benefit from, and value the importance of proper oral health care.
With our partner organizations, we implement innovative programs and projects intended to reach those with the most to gain.
Our current oral health funding across Colorado is listed in the table below.
|Initiative||Counties Served||Start Date||Life Cycle (in years)|
|Front Range Community College Foundation for Educ ExcellenceFront Range Community College - Larimer Campus Dental Hygiene program (expansion)||Workforce||Adams, Boulder, Larimer||11/01/2022||2|
|Garfield County Public HealthSmiles For Students Dental Program||Prevention||Garfield||09/01/2022||1|
|Generation Schools NetworkBuilding Diverse, Community Embedded Oral Health Workforce Pipelines across Four Colorado Regions||Workforce||Adams, Arapahoe, Bent, Denver, Douglas, El Paso, Fremont, Huerfano, Jefferson, Las Animas, Morgan, Otero, Prowers, Pueblo, Weld||09/01/2022||3|
|Grand BeginningsMeeting Milestones Initiative: Oral Health Preventive Education and Screening Early Childhood System||Prevention||Grand, Jackson||01/01/2022||3|
|Healthy Child Care ColoradoOral Health in Early Care and Learning Settings and Systems||Prevention||Statewide||09/01/2022||3|
|I Have A Dream Foundation – ColoradoDiversity in Dentistry - Colorado "I Have A Dream" Foundation||Workforce||Denver||09/01/2022||3|
|Inner City Health CenterDental Care for the uninsured and under served||Place-based Access to Care: NE Denver/Aurora||Adams, Arapahoe, Denver||09/01/2022||1|
|Kids in Need of DentistryKids in Need of Dentistry Access to Care||Place-based Access to Care: NE Denver/Aurora||Adams, Arapahoe, Denver||01/01/2022||3|
|La Puente Home, Inc.Support for Crisis Prevention Resources||Place-based Access to Care: San Luis Valley||Alamosa, Conejos, Costilla, Mineral, Rio Grande, Saguache||01/01/2023||3|
|Latin American Educational FoundationLAEF Funding for Oral Health Professionals||Workforce||Alamosa, Conejos, Costilla, Rio Grande, Saguache||09/01/2022||3|