Service changes and visiting during the COVID-19 pandemic

During this COVID-19 pandemic there may be changes in the way some of our services work. Contact the service directly to check how services are being delivered and follow their advice.

Some of our services now offer video consultations. You should speak to your clinician if this is something you would like them to consider. You can find out more about video consultation here.



Contact the ward you wish to visit in advance for guidance and instructions for a safe visit.

You can read some general  NHS guidance on visiting healthcare inpatient settings.pdf [pdf] 89KB

If you need help in a mental health crisis during the COVID-19 pandemic outside office hours please contact our crisis team: Help in a crisis

For other medical advice and support contact your GP or visit NHS 111

Only visit your local Emergency Department for serious life-threatening conditions that need immediate medical attention including persistent severe chest pain, loss of consciousness, acute confused state, severe breathlessness, severe blood loss, serious burns or suspected stroke.

Oral Health Promotion Team

tooth man The Oral Health Promotion Team work to improve oral health throughout Nottingham City, Nottinghamshire and Bassetlaw.

The team strive to:

  • Promote regular dental attendance
  • Deliver a range of interactive training sessions
  • Facilitate supervised toothbrushing programmes in targeted schools and nurseries
  • Support local and national campaigns
  • Share resources with frontline staff to distribute to families within the community


Looking after your mouth is as simple as 1, 2, 3

Looking after your mouth is as simple as 1, 2, 3

For further information on:

  • Training
  • Supervised toothbrushing programmes
  • Educational resources
  • Promotional materials

Please visit

Contact and find us

The Team

Julia Wilkinson, Senior Health Promotion Specialist
Rebecca Soong-Towell, Health Promotion Specialist
Yasmin Marks, Health Promotion Assistant


Contact details

Tel: 0115 876 0136

Stapleford Care Centre
Church Street


How to find a dentist

NHS Dental Practices

Tel: 0115 956 5313



Domiciliary Dental Care

Tel: 0115 824 4550


Community Dental Care

Tel: 0333 207 99 56


The team offer an array of scheduled interactive virtual and face to face training sessions. However bespoke sessions can be created on request.

The team deliver training for:

  • Care Home Staff
  • Student Teachers and Newly Qualified Teachers
  • Dental Care Professionals
  • Early Years Practitioners
  • Adult Mental Health Services
  • Health and Social Care Teams

Contact the team directly to access further details and booking information


To access free downloadable resources please visit

Educational resources are available to loan on request, for more information please email the team on



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