Building Healthy Smiles United Way – Through the Building Healthy Smiles Initiative, UWVC and its partners work to eliminate dental disease in Ventura County through education, care coordination, and advocacy.   Our goal is to eliminate untreated tooth decay for children in Ventura County by involving parents, working together, raising awareness, facilitating communication, serving as a clearinghouse, encouraging best and promising practices, developing resources, sharing data and advocating for policy changes.