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Smiles Change Lives (SCL) is a non-profit organization that provides access to orthodontic treatment for qualified children from families that cannot afford the full cost of braces. Based in Kansas City, MO, the program has treated more than 8,000 children since 1997, making it the nation’s leader in providing access to orthodontic care for qualified youth.
Several partnering orthodontists in the Irvine area have immediate openings to treat children with braces who qualify.
If your child meets the following qualifications, we encourage you to apply for our donated braces program or children in and around Irvine, CA.
Complete the following to learn more:
Map of SCL Providers in the Irvine area
Orthodontic treatment is available in 2017 for families that qualify. Openings will go fast. Once filled, a waiting list will be established.
The Irvine area includes Irvine, Costa Mesa, Santa Ana, Laguna Woods, Mission Viejo, Newport Beach, Fountain Valley and other surrounding cities of California.
New providers are added in an ongoing basis as the need arises.