Brighter Smiles

National recognition for our Brighter Smiles oral health nurse

We are so very proud that Jo Trevelyan, our Brighter Smiles lead oral health nurse, was recognised as one of just four winners of the 2019 national 'Nominate a Smile' for her incredible dedication to spreading healthy and happy smiles wherever she goes. The competition, run as part of National Smile Month, is an opportunity for [...]

Brighter Smiles Ahead for Children in Mount Hawke

Children at Mount Hawke Academy will be smiling brightly thanks to the generosity of local campaigner Chris Hines MBE, co-founder of Surfers Against Sewage and now A Grain of Sand. Chris is funding Brighter Smiles - Cornwall's Oral Health Campaign – in his local school which will see over 270 children receive oral health care [...]

Saying Ahh for World Oral Health Day

On 20th March 2019, Smile Together joined other dental professionals worldwide in marking World Oral Health Day, an annual campaign emphasising the importance of good oral health. Our teams incorporated the national campaign theme “Say Ahh: Act on Mouth Health” to highlight how good oral care contributes to overall health and wellbeing and encourage individuals to make [...]

ITEC bringing Brighter Smiles for children in West Cornwall

  Over 500 more Cornish pupils in the west of the county will be improving their oral health in the new year thanks to the generous support of ITEC Group UK for Brighter Smiles, Cornwall’s oral health campaign.   The funding from ITEC will enable the expert Brighter Smiles team from Smile Together to work [...]

Big smiles for Cornish dental company

Smile Together shortlisted for a prestigious UK Social Enterprise Award The Cornish dental community interest company, Smile Together, are celebrating the fact that they’ve been shortlisted for a prestigious 2018 UK Social Enterprise Award (UKSE)  in the new ‘Health and Social Care’ category. The winner will be announced at a high-profile ceremony at the Guildhall in London on Wednesday 28th November. In terms of social impact, 2018 [...]

Impact Report- October 2018

We are really pleased to publish our latest edition of Impact. In this edition we showcase how we have continued to reach out to our community, often in partnership and always with amazing outcomes.   Our prevention activities have seen us providing oral health education to more local children and engage with more local organisations to [...]

More children in Nanstallon all set for Brighter Smiles

More children in Nanstallon all set for Brighter Smiles Pupils in reception and year one classes at Nanstallon Community Primary School will be improving their oral health thanks to the support of Matt Robinson of Robinson Contractor Ltd. Building on existing delivery of Brighter Smiles – Cornwall’s oral health campaign – in the neighbouring Nanstallon Pre-School, which [...]

More Smiles to be seen at Sea

The fishing community in Cornwall and Devon will soon be smiling thanks to an initiative enabling local fishermen and their families access to free dental check-ups and oral health tips at the harbourside. The Seafarers Hospital Society and Fishermen’s Mission have hooked up with award-winning dental social enterprise Smile Together to offer free dental checks […]