A Randomised Control Trial to test the effectiveness of an Oral Hygiene Curriculum developed by Hygiene Heroes, University of Berkeley, California has been planned with an allocated budget of rupees 12,50,000 ($18000) among primary school children. Department of Public Health Dentistry, Saveetha Dental College will be implementing and co ordinating the project among 200 schools in Kanchipuram and Thiruvallur district in Tamil Nadu, India with the allocated and afore mentioned budget. 



The Indian Red Cross is a voluntary humanitarian organization having a network of over 700 branches throughout the country, providing relief in times of emergencies and promotes health & care of the vulnerable people and communities. It is a leading member of the largest independent humanitarian organization in the world.The Mission of this MoU with Department of Public health dentistry, Saveetha Dental college withIndian Red Cross is to inspire, encourage and initiate at all times all forms of humanitarian activities so that human suffering can be minimized and even prevented and thus contribute to creating more congenial climate for peace.