VOLUNTEER ITEMS OF INTEREST
Remote Area Medical (RAM)
On June 10th and 11th the Eighth District Dental Society and Foundation, in partnership with the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine, is planning a health fair, courtesy of Saint Bonaventure University and Remote Area Medical (RAM). This will be an exciting educational initiative, promoting the connection of oral health and overall health. For a more complete overview on the event, please click on the following link: Olean Health Fair 2017
To register for the event, visit https://ramusa.org/events/
NY State Dental Association Volunteer Dental Demonstration Project Events
As many of you know, the New York State Dental Association's Volunteer Dental Demonstration Project hosted 3 free dental clinics in its first grant period (April 2015-March 2016), being able to provide approximately $78,000 of dental treatment to 167 patients. The NYSDA VDDP grant has been renewed for a second year (April 2016-March 2017) and events have already taken place with more to come.
The Dental Office at Good Neighbors
The Dental Office at Good Neighbors provides free dental care to individuals that can’t afford treatment. They are located at 175 Jefferson St. in Buffalo. The office is currently open on Wednesdays from 8:30-11:30 AM and Fridays from 1:30-3:00 PM.
The office is always in need of volunteers. Volunteering even one day a month can make a major positive difference in someone’s life. For more information, please call their office at 716-865-2400.
EIGHTH DISTRICT BULLETIN
The latest issue of the 8th District Bulletin is available for download under the Bulletins tab at the top of this page.
3831 Harlem Road
Buffalo, NY 14215
Tel. (716) 995-6300
Fax (716) 995-6305