The Manitoba Dental Hygienists Association (MDHA), established in 1966, is an organization representing dental hygienists from across Manitoba. It is administered by an executive director and a volunteer executive and committee.

Our Vision is:
The vision of the MDHA is for registered dental hygienists to be recognized as primary health care professionals providing quality client centered oral health care for all Manitobans.

The Mission of the MDHA is:
To advocate and promote the profession of Dental Hygiene; support our member-owners by providing opportunities for professional development to encourage evidenced based practice and life-long learning; and providing education and health promotion to the public