Going to the doctor or dentist's office can often get put on the back burner when people are trying to save money, but getting your regular check-ups is important.
That's why La Porte County Dental Services is stepping up to help out.
They will offer free dental exams for school children who do not have access to dental insurance.
Children entering kindergarten, 5th or 10th grades are eligible for the free service on:
The exams meet the requirements of the La Porte Community School Corporation.
All exams are offered in La Porte by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, call (219) 326-1943.