The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), one of
the federal government’s National Institutes of Health (NIH), leads the nation
in conducting and supporting research to improve oral health. As a research
organization, NIDCR does not provide financial assistance for dental treatment.
The resources listed below, however, may help you find the dental care you need.
You also can contact the NIDCR’s National Oral Health Information Clearinghouse
at 1-866-232-4528 or
if you have questions or need
me of the resources offer an internet address but no phone number. If
you do not have internet access, you may wish to call the NIDCR toll-free number
(listed above), visit your local library, or ask a friend or family member for help.