About Us

membership structure


The mission of this Association is in agreement with the ADHA is to advance the art and science of dental hygiene by ensuring access to quality oral health care, increasing awareness of the cost effective benefits of prevention, promoting the highest standards of dental hygiene education, licensure, practice and research, and representing and promoting the interest of dental hygienists.

Membership Structure

The CDHA is a volunteer organization made up of registered dental hygienists and we are a constituent of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association.

Anyone who is an RDH in Colorado can become a member of CDHA.

By becoming a member of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association, you also become a member of the Colorado Dental Hygienists’ Association and your local “component” of CDHA.

Joining CODHA is a 3-for-1 deal.

To join CODHA, log onto www.ADHA.org.

Membership Benefits

Whether you’re a student, teacher, well-established dental hygienist or just embarking on your career, a legislator or political advocate, the benefits of membership are numerous and varied. The key to getting the most value from your ADHA membership is to use it. Your membership enables ADHA to bring you the resources and shared knowledge to expand your professional potential and further your success.

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Read more about CDHA in our Fall 2017 Issue of our newsletter, The Explorer!