Healthy Ireland Smart Start - Oral Health

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Aim - To improve the level of oral health of pre-school children.

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Introduction to Oral Health Unit (Click on Image)

Resources for Pre-School Providers and Parents for the Oral Health Element

The following are the resources that participating pre-school providers and parents will receive to support the implementation of the Oral Health element of the programme.

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Other Useful Oral Health Resources

Sugary Drinks

This video was developed and produced by The Oral Health Services Research Centre, UCC that gives tips on how to reduce our intake of sugar-sweetened drinks.

Tooth Brushing 

This video was developed and produced by The Oral Health Services Research Centre, UCC which aims to provide parents and carers of young children with some basic advice on when to start brushing their child's teeth and how to do it. The recommendations are in line with best practice in Ireland 2014.

Infection Control 

This video was developed and produced by The Oral Health Services Research Centre, UCC which highlights important infection control procedures that should be followed when providing a supervised toothbrushing programme.

Oral Health Poster  (click on image)

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Tooth Brushing Chart (click on image)

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Sugars in Foods List >>

A2 Sugary Drinks Poster >>

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