Fact Sheets and Resources

Fact sheets, handouts and resources for dental hygienists and the public to help achieve and maintain optimum oral health.

Code of Ethics

Dental Hygienists' Code of Ethics, updated May 2023, sets down ethical principles and responsibilities for the dental hygiene profession.

The Ethical Guidelines for Educators guides educators in their day-to-day practice in making professional decisions. It is grounded in 6 ethical principles and provides a framework of shared values.

Client's Bill of Rights

CDHA has developed a Dental Hygiene Client's Bill of Rights to inform your clients of their rights.

Supply Data on Dental Hygienists in Canada

Most recent supply data on dental hygienists collected by the Canadian Institute for Health Information


CDHA publications on dental hygienist competencies, oral health practitioner competencies, results of educators’ survey, results of student member surveys, and more.