The Oral Health Promotion Team

The Oral Health Promotion Team is a multi-skilled team. We deliver tailored training programmes for services and groups working with vulnerable adults and children across Liverpool. We cover all aspects of oral health with the emphasis on prevention and to promote accessing dental care provided by the most appropriate dental service.

We work alongside the Directorate of Community Dental Health.

Find us at 

Hartington Road Clinic, Lesseps Road, L8 0SG.

Telephone no: 0151 295 8640 and ask for the Oral Health Promotion Team or 0151 295 8628 to leave a message on our answer phone.

Leaflets

Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust leaflets

Translated Materials – Ten top tips to keep children’s teeth healthy

Now available in 12 different languages.

English Version

Kurdish Version

Czech Version

Polish Version

Latvian Version

Arabic (UAE) Version

Mandarin (Simplified) Version

Lithuanian Version

Turkish Version

Urdu Version

Somali Version

Farsi Version

Guidance Documents

You can find useful information about oral health and hygiene below. 

Tooth decay

Gum disease

Dental trauma

Dental advice for children ages 0 - 4

Dental advice for children ages 5 - 15

Children with special needs

General advice for adults

Adults with special needs

Older adults

Finding an NHS dentist and further advice

For more information on Dental Health go to NHS Choices website www.nhs.uk

How do I find a dentist if I haven’t already got one?

You can ask your family or friends to recommend a dentist.  Alternatively you can ring the numbers below to find a NHS dentist in your area or ask any questions about NHS Dental services.

 

030077 77 007   Healthwatch Liverpool

0800206 1304      Healthwatch Sefton     

0300 311 2233     All Other Areas

If you need help with an urgent dental problem, call the Emergency Helpline, available from 9am to 9.30pm every day, including weekends and Bank Holidays on 0161 476 9651.