Assistance may include exams, X-rays, cleanings, fillings, extractions, dentures, and more.
Through a grant from the Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing and supported by other community grants and donations, the Colorado Gerontological Society administers the Senior Low Income Dental Program to provide limited financial assistance to Colorado seniors for basic dental care.
Individuals must not have dental coverage from any other sources, including private health insurance, dental insurance, Medicaid, Individuals who have a Medicare Advantage plan with dental coverage will need to use those benefits first. If there are outstanding charges or procedures that are not covered by the MA plan, they may be covered by the Low Income Dental Program. The program is distinct from insurance and is not intended to provide long term, ongoing dental treatment.