Delta Dental of South Dakota
Project Title: Delta Dental Mobile
Program (formerly the Dakota Smiles Mobile Dental Program)
Grant Period: 05/01/2009 – 04/30/2011
Program Representative Interviewed: Connie Halverson, Public Benefit Coordinator
Location: Pierre, South Dakota
Program Overview: The goal of this program was to reduce barriers to dental care access.
The Delta Dental Mobile Program used two mobile vans to provide dental care services to residents with lower
incomes. Delta Dental partnered with schools to provide dental care to children. Services included
restorative oral health treatment and preventive care such as cleanings and screenings.
Read more about the Delta Dental Mobile Program in our Rural Health Models
and Innovations section.
Models Represented by this Program: