TO HELP PROVIDE PROGRAM(S) ADDRESSING ISSUES SUCH AS DENTAL CARE, SUBSTANCE ABUSE, TEEN PREGNANCY, COUNSELING, TRANSPORTATION AND BASIC HEALTHCARE.
Health Programs Funded by United Way of Grayson County
Four Rivers Outreach Dental Clinic
Local/state research and reporting indicated a need for dental care for the uninsured and underinsured in Grayson County. Four Rivers proposed a program to provide an adult dental clinic for the indigent, uninsured and underinsured for Grayson County. The services will be offered free to those who meet 50% of the median family income, those over, will be offered services on a sliding scale basis.
Four Rivers Dental Clinic is completed with all the equipment tested and operational. In 2014 the clinic evaluated 125 patients with treatment of extractions and fillings on 53. The clinic has 7 volunteer dentist and 1 full time dental assistant/manager.