Smile Together

Proudly supporting Employee-Ownership Day 2020 to #buildbackbetter

Smile Together is once again a proud supporter of #EODay run by the Employee Ownership Association (EOA). #EODay is the national celebration of employee ownership and a major opportunity to raise awareness of the economic benefits and positive impact the sector has on the UK economy. This is something we frequently celebrate as so often we find [...]

Early career dental nursing in Cornwall’s first Urgent Dental Care Hub

Our Urgent Dental Care response to Covid-19 – a personal reflection from dental nurses Thai and Tanisha We both passed our dental nurse qualification in April 2019, having begun our apprenticeships with Smile Together in 2017. We had become part of the team working full time across West Country Dental Care and Brighter Dental in [...]

Celebrating National Smile Month 2020 in a different sort of way!

We were once again very proud supporters of National Smile Month 2020. This national campaign organised by the Oral Health Foundation ran from 18th May to 18th June with dental health professionals and advocates all over the UK getting involved to help raise awareness of the importance of good oral health – especially important with [...]

Covid-19 planned resumption of dental services

We are so proud of our dental team who continue to work so hard in delivering emergency dental care from our Urgent Dental Care Hubs in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. From our Call Centre colleagues and dentists providing telephone triage services and reassurance for patients, to those enabling and delivering face-to-face emergency patient [...]

Urgent Dental Care provision during COVID-19

Smile Together are proud that our Harleigh Road Dental Centre in Bodmin and Brighter Dental practice in St Mary’s Hospital on the Isles of Scilly were chosen by NHS England as the first Urgent Dental Care Hubs for the county, closely followed by a third Hub at Truro Health Park. However, in line with national [...]

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) implications for our dental services – 18th March 2020

Like all healthcare providers we are very closely monitoring the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and operating in line with any emerging advice and guidance including from NHS England and Public Health England. The care of our patients, our people and others across communities is our utmost priority. Therefore across both our West Country Dental Care and [...]

Celebrating Christmas the Smile Together way!

Christmas is always a good time to reflect and we’re so proud of what we’ve achieved together as a team and in partnership throughout 2019. This year we reached even further into our communities with Smiles At Sea and Brighter Smiles, and were so excited that the work we do was featured on national television [...]

Smile Together Dental CIC and Resonance Ltd win national SEUK Award for ‘Social Investment Deal of the Year’

These national awards, organised by Social Enterprise UK (SEUK), are the biggest celebration of social enterprise in the sector. Shining a spotlight on the leading lights of the social enterprise community, they recognise the outstanding achievements of businesses across the UK which trade for a social purpose, that give back, enrich communities and make a [...]