CDHP depends on the generous donations of organizations, corporations, and individuals to carry out its important work as the voice for children and their oral health.donate now ›
After 22 years of success advancing oral health for children and families, CDHP will move its resources to a leading health advocacy organization and longtime national partner, Community Catalyst, before closure in December.learn more ›
Children’s Dental Health Project is an independent nonprofit advancing solutions so all children achieve oral health.Learn More About Our Organization ›
Preventing Tooth Decay
Nearly all tooth decay can be prevented. CDHP helps identify cost-effective options for preventing decay, and stopping it from spreading.
Coverage, Financing & Access
Today, more than 45 million children have dental coverage through Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program. Millions more have gained private coverage through health reform.
Effective Tools for States
State oral health programs have great leaders, great responsibilities, and often too few resources. Our tools are meant to help.