Canadian Foundation for the Advancement of Orthodontics

Site: Smiles 4 Canada

Record #: NKT0985
Last Full Update: 08 Nov 2023

Contact Information

Office Phone 416-491-3186
Toll Free Phone 1-877-226-8800
Social Media Facebook Facebook

Agency Information

Legal Status (50) Non Profit

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

Decisions for 2023 applications will be sent in mid to late November, 2023. Applications for the 2024 Smiles4Canada program will be accepted starting in mid-January 2024; check website for details.

Orthodontic treatment for young Canadians from lower income families

  • patients accepted to program are treated by participating orthodontists in their communities
  • committee identifies participating orthodontists for successful applicants

Service hours may vary by individual service provider

Dates: see website for application dates; service dates to be arranged


see website for application dates * service dates to be arranged

Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Targeted at low-income families with children 13 years and under; uses the Federal Low Income Cut-Offs (LICO); applicants may submit additional information if not meeting LICO

Application form on website; includes financial information, personal statement, personal reference, copy of child's birth certificate, digital photos and dental examination form for committee's review

Languages English
Fees Program - one-time $500 administrative fee when child is accepted in the program

Site Information

Located In Community Toronto
Address & Map
200 Consumers Rd
Suite 800
Toronto, ON
Canada M2J 4R4
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Intersection Woodbine Ave and John St
Mailing Address 200 Consumers Rd 
Suite 800 
Toronto, ON 
Canada M2J 4R4
Physical Access Not applicable - Accessibility details vary by provider -- contact assigned service provider for information

Categories and Classification

Parenting Main Categories Community Supports
Parenting Sub-Categories Financial Assistance
Service Categories Orthodontics

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