OREM — A new facility at the Utah College of Dental Hygiene will soon provide dental care to Utah County residents in need.

Utah Lt. Gov. Gary Herbert and Utah Dental Association President Ron Bowan will be at a kick-off event Thursday to announce the new partnership of Community Health Connect and the Utah College of Dental Hygiene, a dental hygiene school.

This new partnership aims to help more Utahns gain access to quality dental services.

The event will be at 1176 S. 1480 West, Orem at 7 p.m. Thursday.