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Colorado Springs, Colorado Resources for Low-Income Dental Care

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Many publicly funded and private trust funds provide some assistance for dental care for low-income individuals. Please understand that, as a rule, these agencies pay only a portion of the usual fee and rely upon dentists donating the remainder of their usual charges for services. For this reason not all dentists can be expected to participate in the programs listed below.

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Patients must follow the requirements of the agency in order to qualify for financial assistance, as well as be prepared to pay for a portion of their care depending upon their income (except Medicaid). The involved agency will then refer qualified patients to participating dentists for evaluation and for treatment, as indicated.

Colorado Medicaid
105 North Spruce
Colorado Springs, CO 80905
Phone: 636-0000
Low-income, family financial evaluation required through Social Services. General dental care for children under the age of 18. Over the age of 18, only for the treatment of infection.

Peak Vista Community Health Center
3400 Printers Pkwy
Colorado Springs, CO 80910
Phone: 475-0783
Low-income, family financial evaluation required. CHC accepts Medicaid and sliding-fee schedule, depending upon qualifying low income.

Friends of Man
Contact: 1-303-337-4377
Agency is located in Denver. Committee evaluation on a case-by-case basis. Required completion of application and review by committee. Patient will be required to pay a determined portion of the fees.

Kids In Need of Dentistry (KIND)
Contact: 227-1018
Children of indigent parents. Application required.

Melvin Turner Trust
Contact: Headstart - Community Partnership for Child Development
635-1536 x219 Mary Skatberg
Funded by the Colorado Springs Dental Society to provide dental care for Head Start children and their siblings. Qualification is through enrollment in the Head Start or through the Community Health Center

Old Age Pensioners Program
Contact: 444-8060
State of Colorado funded program. Long-term residency and low income requirements. Patient may need to pay a portion for dental treatment.

Silver Key Senior Services
Contact: 633-1521
Seniors on low/fixed incomes. Financial evaluation required. Limited financial assistance for dental care.

Trimble Fund
Contact: 634-7360
Committee evaluation on a case-by-case basis based on need. Required completion of application and review by committee.

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Mommy of 3 in TN   in reply to Scott Lilley
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Poppyday13   in reply to Scott Lilley


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FREE DENTAL WORK .Check with your State Dental Association in your area and ask if there is a Mission of Mercy free dental care scheme near you.
Mission of Mercy events across America have been providing free dental services for the underserved since 2000.Each year, more state organizations are formed and join the effort to make a difference.
Mission of Mercy events have helped over 135,000 patients and provided nearly 76 million dollars in free services since 2000.

Alabama Dental Association 836 Washington Avenue Montgomery, AL, 36104-3839, USA Phone (334) 265-1684
Alaska Dental Society 9170 Jewel Lake Rd. Suite 100 Anchorage, AK, 99502-5381, USA Phone (907) 563-3003
Arkansas State Dental Association 7480 Highway 107 Sherwood, AR, 72120, USA Phone (501) 834-7650
California Dental Association 1201 K Street 14th Floor Sacramento, CA, 95814, USA Phone (800) 232-7645
Colorado Dental Association 8101 E Prentice Ave, Ste 400 Greenwood Village, CO, 80111, USA Phone (303) 740-6900
Connecticut State Dental Association 835 West Queen Street Southington, CT, 06489, USA Phone (860) 378-1800
Delaware State Dental Society Christiana Executive Campus 200 Continental Drive, Suite 111 Newark, DE, 19713, USA
Phone (302) 368-7634
District Of Columbia Dental Society 502 C Street, N.E. Washington, DC, 20002-5810, USA Phone (202) 547-7613
Florida Dental Association 1111 E. Tennessee St. Ste. 102 Tallahassee, FL, 32308-6913, USA Phone (850) 681-3629
Georgia Dental Association 7000 Peachtree Dunwoody Road NE Suite 200, Building 17 Atlanta, GA, 30328-1655, USA Phone (404) 636-7553
Idaho State Dental Association 1220 W. Hays Boise, ID, 83702-5315, USA
Phone (208) 343-7543
Illinois State Dental Society1010 S. Second St P.O. Box 376 Springfield, IL, 62705-0376, USA Phone (217) 525-1406
Indiana Dental Association P. O. Box 2467 Indianapolis, IN, 46206-2467, USA Phone (317) 634-2610
Iowa Dental Association 5530 West Parkway, Ste 100 Johnston, IA, 50131, USA Phone (515) 986-5605
Kansas Dental Association 5200 SW Huntoon St. Topeka, KS, 66604-2398, USA Phone (785) 272-7360
Kentucky Dental Association 1920 Nelson Miller Parkway Louisville, KY, 40223-2164, USA Phone (502) 489-9121
Louisiana Dental Association 7833 Office Park Blvd. P O Box 261173
Baton Rouge, LA, 70809-7604, USA Phone (225) 926-1986
Maine Dental Association 29 Association Drive Manchester, ME, 04351-0215, USA Phone (207) 622-7900
Maryland State Dental Association 6410 Dobbin Road Suite F Columbia, MD, 21045-4774, USA Phone (410) 964-2880
Massachusetts Dental Society 2 Willow St. Suite 200 Southborough, MA, 01745-1027, USA Phone (508) 480-9797
Michigan Dental Association 3657 Okemos Road Ste. 200 Okemos, MI, 48864-3927, USA Phone (517) 372-9070
Minnesota Dental Association 1335 Industrial Blvd, Ste 200 Minneapolis, MN, 55413-4801, USA Phone (612) 767-8400
Mississippi Dental Association 439 B Katherine Dr Flowood, MS, 39232, USA Phone (601) 664-9691
Missouri Dental Association 3340 American Ave Jefferson City, MO, 65109, USA Phone (573) 634-3436
Montana Dental Association P. O. Box 1154 38 S Last Chance Gulch, Ste 205 Helena, MT, 59601-4139, USA Phone (406) 443-2061
Nebraska Dental Association 7160 South 29th Street, Ste 1 Lincoln, NE, 68516-5853, USA Phone (402) 476-1704
Nevada Dental Association 8863 W. Flamingo Rd. Suite 102 Las Vegas, NV, 89147-8718, USA Phone (702) 255-4211
New Hampshire Dental Society 23 South State Street Concord, NH, 03301, USA Phone (603) 225-5961
New Jersey Dental Association One Dental Plaza P.O. Box 6020 North Brunswick, NJ, 08902-6020, USA Phone (732) 821-9400
New Mexico Dental Association Suite 601 201 Montgomery Blvd, NE
Albuquerque, NM, 87111, USA Phone (505) 332-0446
New York State Dental Association 20 Corporate Woods Blvd. Suite 602
Albany, NY, 12211, USA Phone (518) 465-0044
North Carolina Dental Society 1600 Evans Road Cary, NC, 27513, USA
Phone (919) 234-4027
North Dakota Dental Association P. O. Box 1332 Bismarck, ND, 58502-1332, USA Phone (701) 223-8870
Ohio Dental Association 1370 Dublin Rd. Columbus, OH, 43215-1009, USA
Phone (614) 486-2700
Oklahoma Dental Association 317 NE 13th Street Oklahoma City, OK, 3104, USA Phone (405) 848-8873
Oregon Dental Association PO Box 3710 Wilsonville, OR, 97070-3710, USA Phone (503) 218-2010
Pennsylvania Dental Association 3501 N. Front St. Harrisburg, PA, 17110, USA Phone (717) 234-5941
Rhode Island Dental Association 875 Centerville Commons Building 4, Ste 12 Warwick, RI, 02886, USA Phone (401) 825-7700
South Carolina Dental Association 120 Stonemark Lane Columbia, SC, 29210-3841, USA Phone (803) 750-2277
South Dakota Dental Association P. O. Box 1194 804 N. Euclid, Suite 103
Pierre, SD, 57501-1194, USA Phone (605) 224-9133
Tennessee Dental Association Suite 300 660 Bakers Bridge Ave Franklin, TN, 37067, USA Phone (615) 628-0208
Texas Dental Association 1946 South IH-35 Suite 400 Austin, TX, 78704, USA Phone (512) 443-3675
Utah Dental Association 151 East 3900 South Suite B160 Salt Lake City, UT, 84124-1255, USA Phone (801) 261-5315
VERMONT Dental Society 1 Kennedy Dr, Ste L3 South Burlington, VT, 05403, USA Phone (802) 864-0115
VIRGINIA Dental Association 3460 Mayland Court, Ste 110 Henrico, VA, 23233, USA Phone (804) 288-5750
WASHINGTON STATE Dental Association 126 NW Canal Seattle, WA, 98107, USA Phone (206) 448-1914
WEST VIRGINIA Dental Association 2016 1/2 Kanawha Blvd E. Charleston, WV, 25311-2204, USA Phone (304) 344-5246
WISCONSIN Dental Association 6737 W Washington St Suite 2360 West Allis, WI, 53214, USA Phone (414) 276-4520
WYOMING Dental Association 259 S Center, Ste 201 Casper, WY, 82601, USA Phone (307) 237-1186
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Scott Lilley   in reply to Mommy of 3 in TN
ok, i'll look into that. Thanks. Do you know of anying in colorado springs?
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Mommy of 3 in TN   in reply to Scott Lilley
There is free dental places in every state. Google free dental, your city and state.
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Scott Lilley
I am disabled, on SSI, and in need of dentures, Medecade dose not cover dental, and being on SSI, i dont have enough money to pay for it myself. Most of my teeth are gone. I suffer from jaw pain that is probubly due to an infection, but i have no way of knowins as i can not afford to get it checked out. Anyone know of any assistence>
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I'm trying to help my mother she's 53 years old has 70 / and can I get a job due to appearance. She is in pain all the time. I have money to help just need assistance please help me.
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My Is Terrance I need my teeth fixed bad I have six teeth left rest are broken at the gum there is not my number is 816 39 18052 I live in Colorado Springs Colorado much that I can eat is there anyone out there that can help me please
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i have managed to come up with 1100 dollars to get my brothers teeth pulled and dentures he has no insurance or money hoping i can get a dentist to do the job for that amount please email me if you can help me with this problem he is not able to eat and is in pain
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it's getting bad
My tooth has cracked in half. I had a root canal years ago, and after it fell outI have not had the money to get it repaired, and it has been decaying in my mouth for over two years now. Because it is partially missing, my other teeth have shifted in my mouth dramatically. I need to get the tooth pulled before it kills me.
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 in response to urgent...   I am looking for free cleaning of my teeth 12/18/2011.
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 in response to fanway...   Hi I do not have a full time Job I work Park Time I am look for a free dental cleaning of my teeth my age is 55 I am hoping you can tell me where to go for a free cleaning of my teeth 12/18/2011.
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I am disabled.I had good teeth until I started medication,within a yr. my teeth either became infected or broke off at the gum line.I am finding it hard to get help to (clean house) as a couple of dentist have put it,then replace them with dentures.pulling them is not so expensive but oral surgery,then dentures is way out of reach.
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