about BCDHA

Formed in 1964, the BCDHA represents over 4000 member dental hygienists across the province and is now welcoming Certified Dental Assistants in BC to the CDA Alliance. The BCDHA is dedicated to the principle that all British Columbians should have access to quality oral health services. BCDHA collaborates with government, the provincial dental hygiene regulatory bodies and clients to effectively serve members and the public.

Dental Hygienists and Certified Dental Assistants who are members of the BCDHA enjoy a range of member benefits and services, including continuing education, advocacy, promotion of the profession, support services, and information on employment issues and guidelines.

Other benefits of membership include: Your professional liability insurance as required by the BC College of Oral Health Professionals.

• Subscription to the BCDHA OUTLOOK newsletter
• Information on Self-Employment and Alternative Practice 
• National and local forums and conferences
• Inclusion in important Canadian Dental Hygienists’ Association Programs
Member discounts

BCDHA Diversity Statement 

Last updated March 19, 2021