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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 11,000 children since 1997, making it the nation’s leader in providing access to orthodontic care for qualified youth.
Several partnering orthodontists in the Minneapolis / St Paul 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 for children in and around Minneapolis and St. Paul, MN.
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Map of SCL Providers around the greater Minneapolis / St Paul area
Orthodontic treatment is available in 2017 for families that qualify. Openings will go fast. Once filled, a waiting list will be established.
Cities include those across the Minneapolis / St Paul area – Roseville, Vadnais Heights, White Bear Lake, Maplewood, Woodbury, Forest Lake, Shoreview, New Brighton, Maple Grove, Plymouth, Golden Valley, Richfield, Minnetonka, New Hope, and Fridley, MN, to name a few.
New providers are added on in an ongoing basis as the need arises.