From Northern Virginia to the far southwest corner of the state, safety-net clinics are developing creative solutions to expand the dental workforce, overcome language barriers and integrate new technologies that will ultimately allow them to serve more patients. This year’s grant initiatives include:
About Delta Dental of Virginia
Now celebrating its 60th year in operation, Delta Dental of Virginia is the largest dental benefits provider in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Delta Dental of Virginia provides high-quality, cost-effective dental plans to more than two million members. Through its foundation, Delta Dental of Virginia has donated millions of dollars to improve the oral health of Virginians. Delta Dental of Virginia is a member of the national Delta Dental Plans Association (DDPA). Since 1954, the DDPA has worked to improve oral health nationally. Delta Dental member companies serve more than 89 million people in more than 166,000 groups across the nation.
About Delta Dental of Virginia Foundation
The Delta Dental of Virginia Foundation iis committed to improving the oral health of all Virginians. Created in 2012 by Delta Dental of Virginia, the Foundation has invested more than $13 million to support education, program development and community partnerships that help create healthy smiles in Virginia through improved access to oral health care, education and research.