California Dental Association. Find helpful dental information for families & individuals in the “Public Resources” section online at http://www.cda.org. 1201 K St., Sacramento. (800) 232-7645.
Give Kids a Smile Day; most counties. During this annual February event of the American Dental Association, participating dentists offer free dental screenings & services for qualifying children who do not have dental coverage. http://www.ada.org/givekidsasmile.aspx. Find info about local events:
- Southern Butte County: Butte-Sierra District Dental Society; http://www.buttesierradds.org. (530) 265-2569.
- Northern Butte, Shasta, Siskiyou & Tehama Counties: Northern California Dental Society; http://www.ncdsonline.org. (530) 527-6764.
Access Dental; Chico. Offers discounted services for those without insurance. 1010 Mangrove Ave., Suites A/B. http://www.accessdental.com. (530) 342-7500.
AMPLA Health Chico Dental; Chico. Offers a sliding scale program for people without insurance. http://www.amplahealth.org/ampla-health-centers/chico-medical-a-dental.html. 236 W. East Ave., Ste. H. (530) 342-6065.
Feather River Dental Clinic; Paradise. Open to anyone who has only Medi-Cal insurance. http://www.frhosp.org/medical/health_clinic.php. 5125 Skyway. (530) 876-2545.
Northern Valley Indian Health; Chico. Dental clinic serving all people. Offers sliding scale for those without insurance. nvih.org. 845 W. East Ave. (530) 896-9400.
Northern Valley Indian Health Mobile Dental Unit. Serves children ages 0-6, & pregnant women. Fully equipped dental clinic comes to regular Butte Co. locations every 3-4 months: Rosedale, Williams & Chico, including Chapman Elementary School & Chico Children’s Center. Accepts all insurance; sliding scale available. (530) 520-6913.
Western Dental; Chico. westerndental.com. Offers payment plans for those without insurance. Two Chico locations: 2471 Cohasset Rd. Ste. 170, (530) 894-9040; & 1016 Skyway Blvd., (530) 781-1270.
Hill Country Health & Wellness Center Dental Clinic; Round Mountain. Offers sliding scale & payment programs for those without insurance. http://www.hillcountryclinic.org. 29632 Hwy 299 East. (530) 337-6244.
Pit River Health Service; Burney. Serves children under ages 21 that have Medi-Cal or another form of insurance. Serves adults who have Medi-Cal or are of Native American heritage. 36977 Park Ave. pitriverhealthservice.org. (530) 335-3651.
Shasta Community Health Dental. Offers a sliding scale program for Shasta County residents without insurance.
http://www.shastahealth.org. Three locations:
- Anderson: 2801 Silver St. (530) 365-3147.
- Shasta Lake City: 4215 Front St. (530) 276-9129.
- Redding: 1400 Market St. Ste. 8103. (530) 247-7253.
Butte Valley Health Center; Dorris. http://www.mtnvalleyhc.org. 610 West Third St. (530) 397-8411.
McCloud Dental Center. All ages, accepts Medi-cal & private insurance. Sliding scale offered for those without insurance. http://www.mccloudhealth.com. 116 West Minnesota Ave., McCloud. (530) 964-2040.
Greenville Rancheria Dental; Red Bluff. Offers dental services for all people.
http://www.greenvillerancheria.com. 343 Oak St. (530) 528-3488.
Northern Valley Indian Health, Inc.; Red Bluff. All patients welcome. Offers sliding scale for those without insurance. nvih.org. 2500 N. Main St. (530) 529-2567.
Northern Valley Indian Health Mobile Dental Unit; Corning. For children ages 0-6, & pregnant women. Fully equipped dental clinic comes to regular locations every 3-4 months. Accepts all insurance, sliding scale available. (530) 520-6913.
Rolling Hills Dental. http://www.rhclinic.org. Sliding scale programs for those without insurance. Two locations:
- Corning: 740 Solano St. (530) 690-2827.
- Red Bluff: 2540 Sister Mary Columba Dr. (530) 690-2778.