Department of Health

How to keep teeth healthy

The links below have tips on how we can all keep our teeth and gums healthy - for life. Find resources in your language on the translated resources page.

For younger children

For tips on how to care for younger children's teethExternal Link at Dental Health Services Victoria.

Eat Well, Drink Well, Clean Well

The Eat Well, Drink Well, Clean Well brochure provides tips on eating well, explains the benefits of drinking tap water and includes a simple step-by-step guide to brushing teeth twice a day with fluoride toothpaste.

Parent brochure

The parent brochure explains the four simple steps you need to take to receive free high quality dental care for your child. It also provides more detailed information about Smile Squad.

Reviewed 22 February 2024

After-hours emergency dental care

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