Yellowknife’s Adam Dental Clinic is offering free dental care to those who need it most on Sunday.
The clinic, located at 5209 Franklin Avenue, wants to give back to the community through its Smiles from the Heart initiative between 7:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.
Dr. Hassan Adam and his staff will take patients on a walk-in basis between those hours but won’t be accepting payment.
Office manager Alicia Price says the initiative is geared towards people who don’t have dental coverage.
“Specifically people who don’t have dental coverage or dental benefits in any way, shape or form or people who just can’t afford basic dental treatment,” she said.
“Dental treatment is expensive. There’s a lot of struggling families out there that live paycheque to paycheque.
“There’s a lot of single parents out there who have to put groceries before dental treatment so we’re just trying to help people who need it.”
Price says the goal of Smiles …