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Ontario PCs Promise Dental Plan for Low-Income Seniors

May 14, 2018
by The Canadian Press


A Progressive Conservative government would invest $98 million per year to help low-income access dental care, party Leader Doug Ford said Saturday.

“Many Ontarians have dental insurance, but two thirds of low-income seniors cannot afford it,” Ford told reporters in Toronto.

“They end up in the ER due to unbearable dental pain. More suffering for seniors and more strain on our health care system.”

According to a release issued by the party, the plan would be implemented in two phases.

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