TorontoTooth

 

Please note that we accept all forms of donations during the COVID-19 pandemic.

What we provide to those experiencing homeless

About Us

​TorontoTooth is a nonprofit project supported by Calumet and Stong Colleges of the Faculty of Health at York University as an Agents of Change project. Our project aims to provide the homeless youth community of Toronto with oral hygiene products.

The homeless community of Toronto are the most under-served portion of the city's population when it comes to oral health. Our goal is to improve the health of the youth within this community by making oral hygiene accessible.

 

We strive to raise awareness about income-related inequalities in dental care in the Greater Toronto Area, and hope to ultimately improve social justice in oral health.

toronto tooth logo copy.png

Toothbrushes

Toothpaste tubes

Toothbrush Protective Cases

Did You Know?

1 in 3 lower income adults face poverty as a result of poor oral hygiene that makes them unsuccessful in job interviews.

Income-related inequalities in oral health are greater than any other social inequalities in all areas of health.

1 in every 3 youth experiencing homelessness do not have proper access to basic oral hygiene supplies such as toothbrushes or toothpaste.

Ways You Can Help

Donate to our cause

Sponsor us

Screen Shot 2020-12-29 at 1.20.37 PM.png
Screen%20Shot%202020-12-29%20at%201.47_e
Read More

Help us purchase oral hygiene products for the homeless youth of Toronto.

Donate to our GoFundMe

Are you an oral hygiene products supplier or do you own a business? Sponsor us with your excess products or donations and receive recognition of your organization on all of our social platforms.

Screen%20Shot%202020-12-29%20at%201.47_e
Screen%20Shot%202020-12-29%20at%201.47_e

Raise Awareness about our cause

Feel more comfortable donating to GoFundMe?

 

Visit our page there!

Take Me to GoFundMe

Tell your friends and family about the income-related inequalities in oral health and invite them to donate to our cause.

Contact Us

Get in touch with TorontoTooth to learn more about our work and how you can get involved.

  • Instagram
  • Twitter

Thanks for submitting!

©2020 by TorontoTooth. Funded by York University.