Information and resources about the Childsmile programme for professionals working in health, education, community and voluntary sectors.

Childsmile is reducing oral health inequalities and helping to improve Scotland’s oral health among children.

Core programme

Childsmile Core is a Scotland-wide initiative to help improve the health of our children's teeth, through the distribution of free dental packs and supervised toothbrushing programmes in all nurseries, P1 and P2 in priority schools.

Information for Childsmile staff

Resources, facts and information for all staff and professionals involved in Childsmile.

Childsmile Symposium 2012

Posters and presentations from the first Childsmile Symposium on 21 September 2012. The event provided an overview of achievements, lessons learned from the evaluation and plans for the future direction of the Childsmile programme.

Childsmile Symposium 2014

The Childsmile Evaluation Symposium, organised by the Community Oral Health Section of the Dental School, was held on Wednesday 29th October 2014 at the Beardmore Hotel, Clydebank.


April 2014:
Childsmile Programme Manual