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Kentucky Oral Health Coalition (KOHC) is a project of Kentucky Youth Advocates, a non-profit woman flossing her teethstatewide children’s well-being advocacy organization. Kentucky Youth Advocates staffs and is the fiscal agent for the Coalition. KOHC is comprised of four executive committee members.

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2015 KY Oral Health Coaltion Overview.

In the News:

October 2016

KY Forward: Kentucky Kids Have More Access To Oral Health Care, But Still Have Poor Outcome

M.WMKY: Dental Care Needs For Many Children Go Untreated In Kentucky

Northern Kentucky Tribune: Kentucky’s Children Face Pressing Oral Health Needs, Says New Report, ‘Making Smiles Happen’

Insider Louisville: Oral Health Of Kentucky Children Is Getting Worse

Marshall County Daily: Oral Health Of KY Children Getting Worse

44 News: Oral Health Of Kentucky Children In Decline

W3 Live: Kentucky Oral Health Getting Worse, New Report Finds

Paducah Sun: Children’s Oral Health Getting Worse

Cosmetic Dentistry Guide: Kentucky Dentists Host Free Dental Day To Encourage More Regular Appointments

WHAS-ABC:  Good Morning Kentuckiana 6am Sun

WPSD-NBC: News at 10pm

WLKY-CBS: News at 6am Sat

The Paintsville Herald: Area Children Lacking In Oral Health

Kentucky Health News: Ky. Kids Have More Access To Oral Health Care, But Still Have Poor Outcomes; 1/2 In Appalachia Have Untreated Cavities

M.WMKY: Access To Oral Health Care In Kentucky Has Increased, Yet Children Face Pressing Oral Health Needs

WHAS-AM: Tony Cruise Show

Lancaster Online: Oral Health Of Kentucky Children Is Getting Worse

Dental Tribune: Access To Care In Kentucky Has Increased, Yet Children Face Pressing Needs

WHAS-AM: Mandy Connell Show

West Kentucky Star: Oral Health Of KY Children Getting Worse

Lex 18: Oral Health Of Kentucky Children Is Getting Worse

False Teeth.Net: Better Oral Health Care Isn’t Benefiting Children in Kentucky

WCPO-ABC: News

Oral Health: Better Oral Health Care Isn’t Benefiting Children In Kentucky

Public News Service: Dental Care Needs For Many Children Go Untreated In Kentucky

WFPL-FM: News at 6am

WHAS-ABC: Good Morning Kentuckiana 6am

Louisville Courier-Journal: Key Findings About Kids’ Dental Care

WTVQ-ABC 36: Oral Health Of Kentucky Children Is Getting Worse

WPSD-NBC 6: More Kentucky Kids Have Urgent Mouth Health Needs

The Richmond Register: Oral Health of Kentucky Children Is Getting Worse

WKYT-CBS 27: Oral Health Of Kentucky Children Is Getting Worse

WDKY-FOX: News at 10pm

Louisville Courier-Journal: KY Kids’ Dental Problems Have Decayed

WUKY: Oral Health Of Kentucky Children Is Getting Worse

The Republic: Oral Health Of Kentucky Childen Is Getting Worse

WKYT-CBS: News at 6pm

WPSD-NBC: News at 6pm

WCPO-ABC: News

WLKY-CBS: News at 5pm

WTVQ-ABC: 36 News at 5pm

Sun Herald: Oral Health Of Kentucky Children Is Getting Worse

Lexington Herald Leader: Oral Health Of Kentucky Children Is Getting Worse

WLAP-AM: Matt Walsh Show

WHAS-AM: Terry Meiners Show

Courier-Journal:  Ky Kids’ Dental Problems Have Decayed

Lexington Herald Leader: Half of Eastern Kentucky Children Have Untreated Tooth Decay, Report Warns

June 2016

KY Forward: KET Programs Focus Raising Profile Of Kentucky’s Critical Oral Health Problems

May 2016

WPSD Local 6: Paducah Students Participate In Oral Health Screening

Monticello Elementary: School News

Kentucky Educational Television:  Improving Oral Health Literacy And Access In Kentucky

Kentucky Educational Television:  Connections With Renee Shaw 

April 2016

WYMT: Letcher County Students Take Part In State Wide Dental Initiative

The Mountain Eagle: Making Smiles Happen

Courier-Journal: Oral Health Problem: Insured And Underserved

March 2016

Insider Louisville: Oral Health Project Aims To Screen Thousands Of Kentucky Children To Help Improve Quality of Care

Insider Louisville: Report Shows Progress And Needs For Dental Health Care In Kentucky

February 2016

Kentucky Oral Health Coalition: For A Lifetime Of Oral Health

71 Magazine: Community Dental Clinic

December 2015

Courier-Journal: Say “Ahhh!” Project Targets KY Kids’ Teeth

WFPL: Kentucky’s First Oral Health Survey Since 2001 Begins This Week

November 2015

WFPL: LISTEN: Oral Health Literacy Key To Kentucky Reaching Goals

February 2015

Insider Louisville: Children’s Dental Health Requires Attention

November 2014

Public News Service: Brushing Up On Oral Health In Kentucky

July/August 2014

Kentucky Dental Association: Synergy