Forthcoming Events

Open Wide

Thursday 07 March 2019

COSLA, Edinburgh


Deadline for registering: Thursday 14 February 2019


Open Wide Thursday 07 March 2019

Registration for this Event is now closed, for further details please contact the NES Conference Team on 0131 656 3215/3216/4378 or events@nes.scot.nhs.uk

Launch of:

Open Wide - Guide for Trainers - A new resource to support daily oral care for adults with additional care needs.

Adults with additional care needs often face challenges to maintaining good oral health.  Open Wide is a new oral health improvement programme for adults aged 16-64 who require support with daily oral care as a result of a physical, cognitive or medical condition.

The guide for trainers offers practical advice and recommendations to be shared with anyone involved in caring for adults with additional care needs.


 

Who Should Attend?

Specialists in Special Care Dentistry, Dentists, DCP's working with adults with additional care needs, Oral Health Improvement teams & partners from wider health & social care & the third sector.