Seal in a Smile program at college

The College of New Caledonia hosted the annual Seal in a Smile program for children in School District 57.

This year the program saw children in Kindergarten through Grade 7 from Nusdeh Yoh, which is the aboriginal choice school. After completing treatment, the college sees Spruceland elementary school students being treated for the next two weeks.

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Children made one or two visits to CNC's dental clinic. During the first visit their teeth were polished, they get a fluoride treament and an assessment. During the second visit children got a dental sealant.

"This is an extremely unique program." said Heather Brown, CNC Dental Clinic co-ordinator. "It provides targeted dental and oral healthcare to local children at the same time that it provides invaluable training to our dental students."

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