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DLN Success Story – Wyoming Leadership Council Member Helps Stroke Survivor Receive a New Smile

Donna, 67, lives in Casper with her dog—Buddy. She suffers from several serious health problems including surviving two strokes that left her with short-term memory loss and balance issues. In addition, she has diabetes, arthritis, and has had stents placed in her heart. Donna also had significant dental problems but...
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Delta Dental’s Support Helps DLN Change and Save More Lives

Since DLN launched its Lifeline Heroes Challenge for Veterans campaign this year, Delta Dental has been one of its biggest supporters. To date, Delta Dental has contributed $250,000 to the project. These donations have allowed DLN to significantly expand its services towards veterans, as well as recruitment efforts to find...
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DLN Success Story – DDS Volunteer Restores Tennessee Man’s Smile

Eric is 43, legally blind and was born with a large oblique facial palate that extends through his nose and eye. Despite having undergone more than 20 reconstructive surgeries, he still lives with chronic pain. In addition to his overall health, his oral health was in desperate need of attention....
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DLN Success Story – New Hampshire DDS Volunteer Helps Man Receive Much Needed Dental Care

James, 60, lives in Rockingham County with his wife and enjoys spending time with his five grandchildren. He was a tractor-trailer driver until about seven years ago when he was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis and could no longer drive. Before his diagnosis, he liked to camp, fish and garden and...
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DLN Success Story – Cancer Survivor Receives a New Smile

Robin, 64, lives in Waterbury and loves to read, paint, and write poetry. A few years ago, she won fourth place in an esteemed poetry contest. Robin lives an active lifestyle, walking every day and going to the gym regularly, but her health was further compromised when she was diagnosed...
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Volunteer Appreciation: Patterson recognizes top Colorado DDS Volunteers

Dental Lifeline Network and Patterson Dental recently partnered to recognize several Colorado dentists’ contributions to their community. These dentists have been volunteering for years, helping some of the state’s most vulnerable people suffering from seriously neglected dental diseases. In honor of their altruism, they were presented with an award for...
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DLN Launches #WhyIDonateDDS Campaign

In these challenging times, everyone is adapting to unprecedented changes, and reevaluating their processes and their day-to-day lives. DLN wants to take some time to thank its volunteers for the difference they make in their communities on a daily basis, and remind them how important the work they do is....
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