New Jersey

Donated Dental Services (DDS) in New Jersey

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

  • Ocean County

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.

Applicants see if you qualify!​

New Jersey Program Contact

Northern New Jersey
Janette Waleri, DDS Coordinator

973.718.3873 (fax)

Dental Lifeline Network • New Jersey North

1800 15th Street, Suite 100
Denver, CO 80202

Rest of New Jersey
Shanda Bell, DDS Coordinator

732.821.3057 (fax)

Dental Lifeline Network • New Jersey South

PO Box 2117
Edison, NJ 08818

About the New Jersey DDS Program


Volunteer Dentists in New Jersey


Volunteer Laboratories in New Jersey


in Donated Treatment to Patients in New Jersey


Patients treated in New Jersey since 1988

New Jersey Donated Dental Services (DDS) State Annual Report

Board of Directors

Mark Vitale, DMD


Paul J. Lawyer, DMD

Vice President

Elisa Velazquez, DMD


Sidney Whitman, DDS

Past President

Bruce Barrish

Veronica Bikosky, DMD

Maxine Feinberg, DDS

Matt Safari, DDS

Jim Schulz

Thomas J. Sniscak, DMD, FAGD

Shanna Soni, BDS, MDS, DDS

Nancy Villa, DMD

Emeritus Directors

John E. Feeney, DDS

Joel E. Leizer, DDS

Herbert Portnoff, DDS

Richard D. Riva, DDS

Justin Stone, DDS


“I would like to hug and kiss you to show how grateful I am because you had the heart to help get my teeth back.  Today I can smile. I feel so loved, so thankful. Thank you so much.”

–Ingrid (pictured), a New Jersey DLN patient

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

Phone: 303.534.5360
Fax: 303.534.5290

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