Get Involved

World Oral Health Day (WOHD) would not be the success it is without the commitment and dedication of people like you. We rely on your actions to engage others locally to raise awareness on the prevention and control of oral diseases. There are many ways you can dedicate your time to WOHD, so let's get started!

Oral health professionals

  • Promote WOHD by adding www.worloralhealthday.org to the homepage of your dental practice
  • Organize an 'open day' at your dental practice and invite people for free dental check-ups
  • Submit your event to the global WOHD map for visibility
  • Print the WOHD 'at the dentist' poster and hang it at your dental practice
  • Print copies of the WOHD brochure on 'understanding the mouth and body connection' and distribute it at your dental practice
  • Use the two campaign hashtags in your promotion and join the global conversation #SayAhh #WOHD18

Dental students

  • Partner up with the International Association of Dental Students to celebrate WOHD
  • Print the WOHD 'at home' poster and hang it at your university
  • Set up an information booth at a shopping mall to introduce people to 'Say Ahh: Think Mouth, Think Health' and distribute the brochure on 'understanding the mouth and body connection'
  • Organize a fundraising dinner, a fun run, or a dancing competition to get people's interest in WOHD
  • Submit your event to the global WOHD map for visibility
  • Use the two campaign hashtags in your promotion and join the global conversation #SayAhh #WOHD18

Public

  • Download the Poster App and show your support for WOHD on social media
  • Get the WOHD cover photo or frame on your social media profile and share the memes and video with your friends and family
  • Include the two campaign hashtags in your posts and tweets #SayAhh #WOHD18
  • Download the advocacy toolkit and coach yourself before meeting with local officials if you would like to ask for policy change
  • Submit your event to the global WOHD map for visibility