To receive our dental services, you must complete an application process. This includes the completion of four forms and the verification that your family income is less than $42,000/year, unless you qualify for the new Federal Government Canadian Dental Care Plan (CDCP).
To determine if you qualify for the new Canadian Dental Care Plan (CDCP), go to your local Federal Government Service centre or see www.canada.ca/en/services/benefits/dental/dental-care-plan.html
Once approved under CDCP, complete our application and documents and bring them and your new CDCP insurance card directly to the TEETH Clinic for client registration to arrange appointment.
New clients with a net family income under $42,000 will register at one of these
As printing is not available there, bring paper copies of any forms you have filled out from the website. Forms will also be available on site.
Nelson – Community First Health Co-op, 518 Lake St., Drop-in Tuesdays from 1:00–3:00 pm.
Trail – First Presbyterian Church, 1139 Pine Ave. Drop in 2nd and 4th Fridays, 1:30-3:30 pm.
Castlegar – Community Harvest Food Bank. Call 250-608-2227 for appointment.
Kaslo – Kaslo Community Services. Call 250-353-7691 for an appointment Monday to Thursday, 9:00 am –4:00 pm.
or Kaslo Primary Care Centre on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Call for an appointment with Jenny Hide: 250-353-2291.
Circle of Indigenous Nations—contact Sage Laboucan firstname.lastname@example.org , 250-608-4552.
The forms are available online below and can be downloaded and completed as a fillable PDF document on your computer and then printed, or printed and completed by hand. Either way, these form must be reviewed by our registrar at one of our Verification Centres noted above.
Proof of income (by your last income tax return document or assessment form)
or proof that you are on a Ministry program must be provided.
After your Application Form has been verified, it will be sent, with the other three forms to the Clinic. You will be given a slip of paper with the date one week from that day and the clinic phone number. You are to phone the clinic any time after the written date to ask for an appointment.