These resources have been developed to assist health workers and care givers in providing good oral health care to older Australians.
Are your gums healthy?
Brochure about healthy gums and gum disease, with advice on how to keep gums healthy.
Caring for dentures
Simple information in a two-page brochure that outlines the best way to look after and maintain clean dentures.
Messages for a healthy mouth for older adults
This brochure provides key messages for maintaining good oral health for older adults.
Oral health care for older people in NSW: carer support package
Oral Health Care for Older People in NSW: a support package for family carers and support workers of older people with care or support needs contains oral health information that can be useful for family carers and support workers of older people with care or support needs. It is a guide on how to prevent and minimise health problems associated with older people.
Oral Health Care for Older People in NSW: A toolkit for oral health and health service providers
This Toolkit contains oral health information that can be useful in encouraging a partnership approach to the oral and general health needs of older people. It is a guide on how to prevent and minimise health problems associated with older people.
Oral health fee for service scheme
This brochure gives a basic outline of the NSW Oral Health Fee for Service Scheme. For more information on this Scheme see NSW Oral Health Fee for Service Scheme.
Public dental services
This brochure outlines the basic eligibility criteria to access public dental services. For more detailed information on Eligibility see Eligibility for Public Oral Health Services.
A pocket size fold-out brochure that outlines healthy options for those that can only eat soft food.
Your mouth and what to check for - older adults
This brochure provides advice to older adults and carers about how to check their mouth and some of the main problems to look out for.