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|"As we age, issues that affect our mouth can increase or worsen. So, it's especially important to be aware of conditions associated with aging that can impact oral health."||
Lifelong Smiles Coalition, a public-private partnership, was formed to ensure optimal access to oral health care for older Iowans. The group currently consists of 19 members that include state agencies, advocacy organizations, trade associations, health professionals, academic institutions, and funders. In addition to strategic planning to create sustainable ways to help this population, Coalition members are working to improve education and training, care coordination, and policies. In 2015, the Delta Dental of Iowa Foundation has provided nearly $600,000 for three separate two-year grants to assist in the communities of this work. Grants include:
For more information about the Lifelong Smiles Coalition and its work, contact Elizabeth Faber, Coalition consultant, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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