Friday, Feb. 6 – Give Kids a Smile – free dental appointments for children in need

WILLMAR, Minn. (January 2015) – Rice Regional Dental Clinic in Willmar is joining with dental professionals across the state to provide free care to children whose families face barriers to dental care. Free dental services will be provided for children ages … Continue reading

Rep. Peterson hears about rural dental access during Willmar visit

By Anne Polta, West Central Tribune, Aug 19, 2014, WILLMAR – The challenges of rural access to dental care were outlined for Rep. Collin Peterson during a tour Tuesday morning of the Rice Regional Dental Clinic at Rice Memorial Hospital. … Continue reading

New program aims to improve dental health for children in 17 counties in Minnesota

WILLMAR, Minn. – Dental caries – or cavities — is the most common chronic disease in children, according to the U.S. Surgeon General’s Report on Oral Health. Rural children are even more likely to suffer poor oral health and lack … Continue reading

Rice Regional Dental Clinic Receives “Partners In Hope” Award

Thursday, May 23 – COSMOS – Rice Regional Dental Clinic was honored by Heartland Community Action Agency (Heartland) with a “Partners In Hope” Award. Each year Heartland staff identifies and honors 2-4 partnering businesses and/or individuals who have exhibited an enthusiastic … Continue reading