Free dental care available for low-income children in Bellingham area

Low-income children may receive free dental care during the 11th annual Whatcom County Free Sealant Day from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, at Interfaith Dental Clinic, 220 Unity St.

Appointments are required for dental services, which will include dental exams, sealants, X-rays and fluoride varnish.

Dentists, hygienists and assistants are volunteering their services.The goal is to help kids prevent dental problems that could affect their adult teeth.

Services are for children up to 18 years old. Cleanings and follow-up care may be offered as needed.

To schedule an appointment for a child, call 360-714-9010 and leave a message.