The Adams County Health Department has been awarded $7,750. This grant is from the Delta Dental of Illinois Foundation for a pediatric X-ray sensor for patients ages 6 and under.

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This project will serve up to 1,385 children ages 6 and under who are active in the dental clinic and children over age 6 who have trouble tolerating large sensors. The new community grant will help to improve the oral health of Adams County children.

To learn more about the Delta Dental of Illinois Foundation's community grants program or to support the Foundation, go to