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Here is a list of resources that would be of use to health professionals

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HP Resources LogoBerkshire Health Promotion Resources

A free NHS lending and supply service for health promoting materials.  Stocks many items on oral health and most other health subjects.

Dental Activity Pack KS1www.bhps.org.uk/resources

Dental Health Activity Teaching Packs

The service also stocks our two Dental Health Activity packs we have put together - KS1 and KS2 versions.

Dental Activity Pack KS2These packs contain activities, games, DVDs, models and play equipment all designed to help in teaching about dental and oral health.

To find these:

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The British Dental Health Foundation

A UK-based independent charity working to improve the standards of oral health care. A range of oral health resources, from leaflets, models, posters, puppets, stickers, books, videos, cassettes and CD ROMS are available - see the online catalogue for details.

www.dentalhealth.org.uk

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Comic CompanyThe Comic Company

Their catalogue of health information resources are available online from

www.comiccompany.co.uk/?category=3

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Dairy Council

www.milk.co.uk  leaflets - order free online:– Tiny Teeth, Tiny Tums

SMA Leaflet – The Daily Diet Breakdown – available free of charge from Berhsire Health Promotion

Food - a fact of life - Developed by the British Nutrition Foundation www.foodafactoflife.org

The content is carefully tailored to the teaching curriculum for 5- to 11- year olds. The site provides interactive activities and information sheets for children to help them discover more about the food they eat.

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Smiling for Life LogoSmiling for Life

This is a national programme aimed at improving the oral and nutritional health of 0-5 year old children, originally designed by the Health Education Authority, The programme is run locally.

The objectives of the programme are:

If you would like more information about this pack, please contact you local Oral Health Advisors - See the Contacts Page.

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British Dental Association

A CD rom teching aid developed by the British Dental Association and supported by Wrigley, the site uses the latest technology to present dentistry in an entertaining and interactive way.

www.3dmouth.org

The 3D mouth illustrates the condition of the mouth at different stages of an individual’s life and demonstrates the development of various ailments as well as the application of treatments to  tackle them.

BDA Websites

Here are some other BDA sites that could be useful:

www.bdasmile.org  -  Independent dental advice

www.bda.org/museum/learning-and-access/teachers  -  Details of the BDA Museum

www.betteroralhealth.info  -  Advice and information for better oral health

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Child minders

A resource pack available for use by childminders:- contact your nearest Oral Health team member - See the Contacts Page.

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Colgate Bright SmilesColgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures

Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures oral health education programme is designed to be used with Key Stage 2 primary school children.

Teachers can download this resource from:

www.brightsmilesbrightfutures.co.uk

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