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 WOHD Events Map for visibility
  • Print the WOHD 'Dental Practice' poster and hang it at your dental practice
  • Print copies of the Checklists with Tips and distribute to your patients at your dental practice
  • Use the two campaign hashtags in your promotion and join the global conversation #SayAhh #WOHD19

Dental students

  • Partner up with the International Association of Dental Students to celebrate WOHD
  • Print the WOHD 'Main' 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 WOHD Events Map for visibility
  • Use the two campaign hashtags in your promotion and join the global conversation #SayAhh #WOHD19

Public

  • Create a customized visual in the My Poster App and share on social media to show your support for WOHD
  • 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 #WOHD19
  • Complete the Checklists with Tips to see if you're doing everything you can to #ActOnMouthHealth
  • Find and join a WOHD event in your area on the WOHD Events Map
  • Participate in the selfie social media campaign "I #ActOnMouthHealth by..." by taking a selfie showing how you Act on Mouth Health and posting to Instagram or Twitter with the #ActOnMouthHealth and #WOHD19 hashtags