A team of three Oral Health Advisors and one Oral Health
Promotion Lead with a county wide remit.
The Oral Health Promotion Team offer free training sessions for
health/social care and education professionals and practical,
on-site training to support carers of adults and children with
We can offer information to health care professionals running
support groups about the range of dental services available,
referral routes, keeping mouths healthy and making dental visits
easier, alongside advice on specific problems, such as managing
challenging behaviours whilst carrying out mouth care, as well as
guidance on making healthy food choices.
Oral Health Promotion Office
Chester le Street Community Hospital
Chester le Street
'As I was very, very nervous, I must have been the worst patient
ever and they were brilliant with me and I can't thank them enough
- could you please pass on my sincere thanks.'
Patient, Hysteroscopy Unit, Chester-le-Street Community