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Health Volunteers Needed: Special Olympics NY at Javits in NYC on Dec. 4th

Interested in supporting the health of Special Olympics Athletes? Special Olympics New York is looking for Dentists and Dental Hygienists in the New York area to volunteer at their Special Smiles health discipline on Saturday, December 4, 2021, at 8:30 a.m. (training), 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. event.

Special Smiles in NYC!

What is Special Smiles?
Special Smiles is the dental health discipline of Special Olympics Healthy Athletes® that provides people with intellectual disabilities the opportunity to take charge of their oral health. Special Smiles provides comprehensive oral health care information, offers free dental screenings and instructions on correct brushing and flossing techniques to Special Olympics athletes. This also includes issuing preventative supplies, like toothpaste, toothbrushes and fluoride varnish. For more information please visit the Special Smiles resources page.

Sound Interesting? Sign up HERE by November 29
Attend Special Smiles Event, Saturday, December 4th!

When/Where:

  • Saturday, December 4th: Jacob Javits Convention Center, 429 11th Ave., New York, NY 10001 (8:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.)
  • Requirements: Current licensure as a Dentist or Dental Hygienist and proof of COVID-19 vaccination
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