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Your oral health

Resources and information about your oral health and how it affects your overall health.

Good oral health is important to your overall health. Poor oral health can be linked to:

Caring for your child’s teeth

Good oral health habits start early. Cavities can be prevented.

Tips to help prevent cavities include:

More information

If you would like a copy of any of these resources, email us or call 905-799-7700, Caledon 905-584-2216.

Healthy food for a happy smile
How eating foods containing sugar can affect your child’s teeth.

How to brush your teeth and how to floss
Illustrated instructions on how to brush and floss your teeth.

Tooth brushing guide 6 years and younger
A guide for keeping your child’s mouth healthy.

Monthly brushing chart and making brushing fun
A fun chart for children to colour in each time they brush their teeth, and tips for how to make brushing fun for kids.

2 for 2 is what you do colouring sheet
A fun colouring sheet to remind your kids to brush their teeth 2 times each day for 2 minutes each time.