Read Shane's story (PDF File 36 KB) about how poor dental health affected his life and job prospects.
Public dental care and the Teeth First trial
The Teeth First trial enabled unemployed Personal Support Programme clients of the Brotherhood in Frankston to receive dental treatment. The evaluation involved pre and post-treatment surveys to examine the impact of timely dental care on personal wellbeing, and social and economic participation.
Read the Public dental care and Teeth First trial report (PDF file 493 KB).