Promote the importance of oral health for mum and baby.

Healthy Beginnings

In Nottingham, Nottinghamshire & Bassetlaw health visitors discuss the importance of oral health with mums, they should:

  • Promote regular access to dental services for mum.
  • Encourage regular, effective oral hygiene.
  • Encourage healthy eating for mum.
  • Promote specific key messages.

Provide free toothbrushing packs
Includes: information leaflet, a toothbrush, and toothpaste.

Distribution:

  • 8 - 12 month health reveiew.

2 Year Review

In Nottingham, Nottinghamshire & Bassetlaw health visitors discuss the importance of oral health with mums, they should:

  • Promote regular access to dental services for family.
  • Encourage healthy mealtimes and ‘tooth-friendly’ snacks.
  • Promote specific key messages.

Provide free:

  • A Passport to a bigger, brighter, brilliant smile! This includes a 2 year ticket to take to the dentist. passport