Hundreds of students get free dental checkups

The initiative was spearheaded by New York Outreach, which has been doing these visits twice a year for the last six years.

News 12 Staff

Jun 2, 2023, 12:01 AM

Updated 363 days ago

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Students from the Our Lady of Grace school in Wakefield got their dental checkups free of charge on Thursday.  
Nearly 200 kids from grades pre-K through eighth grade got to experience high-quality dental care without leaving their school grounds.  
The initiative was spearheaded by New York Outreach, which has been doing these visits twice a year for the last six years.  
Educators say that this program is just another way in ensuring that these students continue to keep good and healthy habits in their dental routine at home. 


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