Welcome to the New York State Oral Health Center of Excellence website. The Center was established in Regional Primary Care Network, Rochester, NY by the New York State Department of Health Division of Maternal and Child Health in 2014 to provide statewide assistance to communities, local health departments, health care institutions, and school-based health centers to improve population oral health and enhance access to evidence-based oral health services in New York State. Please learn more about us and what we do by exploring this website. We look forward to working with you for healthy smiles in your community.  

– NYS Oral Health Center of Excellence Staff


5.25.16. The 2016-17 School-Based Mouth Rinse Program Forms are now available. 

5.13.16 New York State Department of Health has released new funding opportunities to support communities with public water system in NYS for cost related to the planning, construction, installation, repair, replacement, or upgrade of fluoride equipment in drinking water facilities (Round 2). Key due dates include 1) questions and inquiries by May 31, 2016 and 2) applications by August 31, 2016 4PM EST. For more information, please visit the NYS Grant Gateway website:

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