In the Classroom: Vans bringing a smile

Smile Squad vans will be rolled out across the state to ensure 650,000 Victorian public school students have access to free dental check-ups and treatments including teeth cleaning, fluoride applications, fillings and any other non-cosmetic treatments.
Smile Squad vans will be rolled out across the state to ensure 650,000 Victorian public school students have access to free dental check-ups and treatments including teeth cleaning, fluoride applications, fillings and any other non-cosmetic treatments.

MILDURA parents are set to save around $400 a year on their children’s dental needs as part of a State Government initiative.

A fleet of free dental vans, to be known as the “Smile Squad”, is now ready to hit the road and begin visiting Victorian state schools.

Premier Daniel Andrews named the first 22 schools to be visited this term, before it was progressively rolled out across the state by 2022. 

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