About the Dental Hygiene Profession
About NJDHA

2022 Leadership


Bylaws (adopted 7.11.21)


History, Updated August 2017


Additional History Article updated 2019


Life Members


Policies (adopted January 2022)


Strategic Plan 2022

The New Jersey Dental Hygienists' Association (NJDHA) is the largest organization representing the professional interests of dental hygienists in New Jersey. NJDHA is a constituent of the American Dental Hygienists' Association (ADHA). For more information about ADHA and dental hygiene, visit ADHA at www.adha.org

Dental hygienists are preventive oral health professionals, licensed in dental hygiene, who provide educational, clinical and therapeutic services that support total health through the promotion of optimal oral health. For more information about dental hygiene, or the link between oral health and general health, visit ADHA at www.adha.org