Oral Health Improvement Plans for Children and Older Persons – Public Consultation

Location: Regional

Closes: 04/03/2024

The Department of Health is seeking views on the recommendations arising from the Children’s Oral Health Improvement Plan and Older Person’s Oral Health Improvement Plan.

They are inviting you to share your views to ensure they are taking the right approach to children and older persons oral health in Northern Ireland to best serve their needs and improve the oral health of the population of Northern Ireland. They are particularly keen to hear from:

  • those with lived experience of children’s dental services both in general dental practice and in HSC dental clinics
  • those with lived experience of older person’s dental services both in general dental practice and in HSC dental practice
  • organisations that provide support to children and older persons
  • frontline healthcare professionals
  • school teachers, classroom assistants, care assistants, care home managers
  • academics and researchers
  • the general public

The consultation will run for a period of 12 weeks from 11 December 2023 to 4 March 2024.

While they want to hear from as many people as possible on as many of the questions as possible, please feel free to comment on as few or as many of them as you see fit.

To complete the consultation, click here

Alternatively, to discuss this opportunity further, email gdoscorrespondence@health-ni.gov.uk

PPI team, Gransha Park House,
Clooney Road, Derry/Londonderry,BT47 6FN.

Email: engage@hscni.net