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About Us

PRASAD Children’s Dental Health Program is an initiative of The PRASAD Project . The PRASAD Project is a philanthropic expression of the Siddha Yoga path.

Mission: The mission of PRASAD Children’s Dental Health Program is to improve the dental health of children by providing comprehensive, high quality dental services through education, prevention, detection and treatment.


  • To expand children’s and parents’ knowledge of dental health.
  • To encourage habits which maintain optimal dental health through adolescence and into adulthood, affecting future generations
  • To be a model program that responds to the needs of the community, respects each individual, and fosters self-reliance.


  • To identify children who have no access to the dental care that they need and to intervene with preventive and restorative treatment
  • To initiate and maintain preventive dental programs that reduce the incidence of dental disease
  • To build strong partnerships within the community

Who Supports Us

PRASAD CDHP receives financial support from donors and from private, corporate and non-profit sources.

Program Administrator

Dr. M. Cecilia Escarra

Board of Trustees


Swati Desai, Trustee and President
Reiko Kaplan, Trustee and Treasurer
Ron Brent, Trustee
Katy Wyckoff, Secretary

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