August 3, 2017


ROCHESTER, NY — St. Joseph’s Neighborhood Center received a $10,000 grant in support of its comprehensive Dental Care Program. Delta Dental Community Care Foundation’s Helping Hands, Healthy Smiles program focuses their annual support on nonprofit community clinics and health care programs.
The Center, located in Rochester’s South Wedge, has seen an increase in demand for dental services from the community since many health insurance plans do not provide dental benefits. Uninsured and underinsured persons benefit from recently acquired equipment in three fully equipped dental operatories. Volunteer dentists and hygienists partner with Dental Director Mona Haleem, DDS, MPA and her assistant, Ashley Ross to provide dental treatment to individuals and families with limited access to dental care. [ READ MORE ]

Dental Director Mona Haleem, DDS, MPA and her assistant, Ashley Ross