Make appointments now for SmileMobile visit to Lacey

The Washington Dental Service Foundation SmileMobile is coming to Lacey July 13-24 to care for children with dental needs.

Appointments can be scheduled now by calling the Washington Dental Service Foundation at 888-286-9105.

The brightly-colored SmileMobile, a dental clinic on wheels, will be parked at Lydia Hawk Elementary School, 7600 Fifth Ave. SE, Lacey.

It will provide dental exams for children, birth through high school age, with limited dental care access July 13-15. Follow-up treatment appointments will provided throughout the duration of the stay.

The SmileMobile accepts Medicaid (Apple Health) and sliding-scale fees for service.

The SmileMobile travels throughout the state to provide care. It is staffed by a clinic manager, dentist, dental assistant, and dental volunteers from the community being visited.