CDS-CIC At A Glance

Who are CDS – CIC?

Community Dental Services is an employee owned social enterprise and Community Interest Company formed in 2011 delivering clinical dental and Oral Health Promotion services throughout Bedfordshire, Luton, Suffolk, Thetford, Oxfordshire, Leicestershire, Essex, Lincolnshire and dental services within Her Majesty’s Prisons.

What services does CDS-CIC provide?

We provide dental care and oral health promotion.  Our services are predominantly commissioned by either Public Health England and Local Authorities to deliver NHS dental care and oral health promotion advice to a wide range of people across a diverse range of communities.  We also offer some privately paid for dental treatments and have a growing ‘Dentist at Home’ mobile service where we offer paid for dental care and home visits to people who find it difficult to travel or to visit a High Street dentist.

Bedfordshire and Luton:

Clinical Dental Services, Oral Health Promotion, HMP Bedford and Dentist at Home



Clinical Dental Services and HMP Chelmsford




Clinical Dental Services
Suffolk and Thetford:

Clinical Dental Services, Oral Health Promotion and HMP Highpoint and HMP Hollesley Bay



Oral Health Promotion



Clinical Dental Services and Oral Health Promotion


Annual Turnover:


£10 million (forecast for 2017/18 approximately)






Chief Executive:


Alison Reid


Chair: Sue Gregory