Donated Dental Services (DDS) in Maine

Information for applicants

Applicants must have no means to afford dental care and must meet ONE of the following criteria: 

  • Over 65 years of age
  • Permanently disabled
  • Need medically necessary dental care

What to expect? 

  • Volunteers provide comprehensive treatment to eligible patients 
  • Volunteers do not provide emergency services
  • Volunteers do not provide cosmetic treatment

We are ONLY accepting applications in the following counties. If your county is not listed, we cannot accept your application at this time.

  • Cumberland
  • Kennebec
  • Knox
  • Oxford
  • Piscataquis
  • Sagadahoc
  • Somerset
  • Waldo
  • York

If you are a veteran who meets the qualifications above, please apply to the program by clicking the button below. Even if your county is closed, you may still apply.

If you have documentation from a physician stating that you cannot receive essential medical treatment due to your dental condition you can apply for the program even if your county is closed.

Applicants see if you qualify!​

If you would prefer to print and mail an application, click the button below!

Need to submit documents for your application?

Maine Program Contact

Carol Rioux, DDS Coordinator

207.626.2946 (fax)

Dental Lifeline Network • Maine

PO Box 536
Auburn, ME 04212

About the Maine DDS Program


Volunteer Dentists in Maine


Volunteer Laboratories in Maine


in Donated Treatment to Patients in Maine


Patients treated in Maine since 1999

Maine Donated Dental Services (DDS) State Annual Report

Leadership Council

Dean Tourigny, DDS, PA


Therese Cahill

LeeAnn M. Cote, DDS

Rachael Creisher, DMD

David Kerr, DDS

Timothy A. Mitchell, DMD, MD

Kathleen O’Loughlin, DMD, MPH


“We all love treating the DLN patients because of their commitment and positive attitude to the treatment we provide.”

– Dr. James F. Helmkamp (pictured), a Maine DLN volunteer with Liz, a Maine DLN patient

Will You See One? Volunteer Today!


Dental Lifeline Network
1800 15th Street, Suite 100
Denver, CO 80202

Phone: 303.534.5360
Fax: 303.534.5290

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