Caring for Smiles

Better oral care for dependent older people


Welcome to the Caring for Smiles digital platform. 

Caring for Smiles is Scotland's national oral health promotion, training and support programme, which aims to improve the oral health of older people, particularly those living in care homes.

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Contact details

For NHS Education for Scotland enquiries please contact us by email at:


For Caring for Smiles Programme enquiries please contact the Caring for Smiles Programme Manager:

Tel: 01292 885912  

Health board coordinators