Documents/Leaflets for printable download:
'Caries Risk Assessment' (CRAC)
The CRAC used in the evidence based guidelines 'Strategies to prevent dental caries in children and adolescents'. These guidelines provide good practice for both private and public sector, more details can be found:
'Happy Teeth Posters'
Happy teeth is a programme developed by the research dept in University College Cork
These series of posters were designed to be rotated to deliver oral health messages to parents
'What Hides Beneath Leaflet'
A useful leaflet explaining what gum disease is and links with general health.
Irish Dental Hygienists Association
Dublin Dental University Hospital
Royal College of surgeons in Ireland
'Snack Right, Snack Bright Leaflet'
This colourful easy to follow leaflet developed by the Health Promotion
Services, HSE Northern Area, Dublin in partnership with dietetic services and oral health promotion
Tooth Eruption Dates
An information chart produced by Cavan, Monaghan, Meath & Louth Oral Health Promotion Team supported by the HSE and Dental Health foundation Ireland
Save that Tooth
A bright and colourful poster that explains what to do when a front tooth is knocked out, an excellent resource for multiple settings including home, school, preschool or community centre to name a few.
The Dental Den sugar label leaflet
Designed for use with sugar advice given in The Dental Den, this information sheet explains how to read labels to identify sugars.
This is best used after a practical demonstration, and should be supported with advice on sugar frequency (see Sugar Clock page)
The Dental Den Training Details and Order form
For information on training packages available and order form