To qualify to receive free comprehensive dental care through D-DENT you must be: An Elderly person who is low-income and uninsured.
To be considered elderly, you must be 60 yrs and older.
and Proof of income are required.
What qualifies you for free dental treatment?
You’re entitled to free NHS dental treatment if you or your spouse (including civil partner) receive:
- Income Support.
- Income-related Employment and Support Allowance.
- Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance.
- Pension Credit Guarantee Credit.
- Universal Credit (in certain circumstances)
How can I get free dental work?
State and Local Resources. Your state or local health department may know of programs in your area that offer free or reduced-cost dental care. Call your local or state health department to learn more about their financial assistance programs. Check your local telephone book for the number to call.
Can I get help with dental costs on a low income?
Get help with dental costs. This section explains when patients are entitled to free NHS dental care. The NHS Low Income Scheme (LIS) may provide partial help with the cost of your dental care for those who don’t qualify for full help but still have a low income.
Is there financial assistance for dental work?
Grants & Free Care. Dental financial assistance programs can make your oral care more affordable if you do not have insurance or the money to fix your teeth. The federal government does not provide grants to individuals for personal use. Charitable organizations have limited funding and strict qualifying criteria.