• Information for Tar Wars Presenters

    You can make a difference in the health of your community by educating as many children as possible about the harmful effects of tobacco use.

    Family physicians, family medicine residents and medical students, school nurses and nurse practitioners, physician assistants, other health care providers, dental hygienists, health education professionals, community leaders, and even parents can present Tar Wars. You don't need special training or a specific background to get involved. Your volunteer efforts and enthusiasm are key elements in the success of the program.

    Prepare for Your Tar Wars Presentation

    Tar Wars Program Guide
    Use any of the 14 activities in the guide for your presentation. Find tips and a quick guide for presenters on pages three and four.

    Tar Wars Presentation
    Use these PowerPoint slides for your presentation.

    Tar Wars in the Doctor's Office
    Use this fun and informational word search activity to educate students and their families about the harmful effects of tobacco use.

    Information for Parents
    A handout about the Tar Wars presentation for children to take home and share with their parents.

    Spanish Language Resources

    Tar Wars in the Doctor's Office (Spanish)
    Use this fun and informational word search activity to educate your Spanish speaking students and their families about the harmful effects of tobacco use.

    Tar Wars Information for Parents (Spanish)
    A handout about the Tar Wars presentation for children to take home and share with their parents.