Beginning in July 2022, New Hanover County Health and Human Services and the Senior Resource Center in partnership with Access Dental Care, Inc. will be providing a new dental program for low-income older adults age 55 and older, who do not have dental insurance.
The older adult dental health program will provide comprehensive dental care. Typical services may include; dental exams, X-rays, cleanings, fillings, extractions, select root canals, dentures, and partials. The program will provide services as defined by the clinical coverage policy, 2022 NC Dental Medicaid.
This comprehensive dental program will be offered at various locations within New Hanover County. Locations are to be determined, so please stay connected for program updates.
Individuals can apply for the older adult dental program online below:
or at AccessHHS.NHCgov.com
Paper applications are also available at:
New Hanover County Senior Resource Center
New Hanover County Health and Human Services
For program information, contact:
To be eligible for the Older Adult Dental program, you must be:
Applications for the Older Adult Dental program require:
Access Dental Care, Inc. is the program’s dental services provider, a North Carolina-based non-profit with more than two decades of experience in mobile dentistry throughout the state.
They are a national leader in providing comprehensive, mobile dental services to patients with special health care and behavioral needs. Access Dental Care is unique in providing mobile dental services for special populations and can provide dental care in a variety of settings.