Maine Oral Health Program


Maine’s School Oral Health Program Handbook

Oral Health Services for Children and Adolescents with Special Health Care Needs: A Resource Guide

The National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center (OHRC) is pleased to announce a new publication.

Occupational Safety and Health Administration Dental Guidance

OSHA released their Guidance for Dentistry Workers and Employers on May 1.

American Dental Hygienists' Association Releases Interim Guidance on Return to Work ADHA Updates on COVID-19

The health and wellness of the dental hygiene community and the patients you serve is our top priority. ADHA Has been working closely with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) to advocate for clear guidance, and the latest information can be found in the Infection Control Guidance for Healthcare Professionals about Coronavirus (COVID-19)

American Dental Association Covid-19 Guidance

Stay up to date on the ADA’s COVID-19 recommendations, government policy, emergence science and patient resources – all tailored for the dental profession.

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Maine Dental Association Dental Office COVID-19 Reference Guide:

Guidelines for Mobile/Portable Dental Care Programs

Finding and Providing Dental Care

  • For assistance finding a dental practice that will accept MaineCare members, call MaineCare Member Services at 1-800-977-6740
  • Dental Clinics and Services for Maine Residents (PDF) - This newly revised (May 2023) directory provides detailed descriptions of Maine's dental clinics and services including requirements and restrictions and is meant to provide a resource for health and social services providers likely to be assisting clients in obtaining the dental care they need.
  • Public and Private Clinics in Maine - an abbreviated listing of the resources included in the directory.
  • Safety Net Dental Clinic Manual External site disclaimer - This online practical and comprehensive reference manual provides information on all aspects of dental clinic development as well as ongoing operations.

Educational Resources

Dental Sealants

Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) Resources for Oral Health

Learn More about HPV Vaccination and About How To Engage Your Professional Partners, Collaborate with Others, and Share Resources with Families