Care for Their Air: For Health Service Advisory Committees

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) are working together to improve the indoor air quality for children. The Care For Their Air campaign which is promoting smoke-free homes and cars offers a tip sheet to Health Services Advisory Committee members that may help with developing prevention efforts. 



  • Make this issue a priority for your Health Services Advisory Committee (HSAC)
  • Ensure messages are conveyed consistently across program options
  • Assist the program to ensure a monitoring system is in place for staff to document their work with families in this area. For Health Service Advisory Committees»  [PDF, 170KB]

Care for Their Air: For Health Service Advisory Committees. Care for Their Air: Promoting Smoke-free Homes for Head Start Families. HHS/EPA. 2012. English. [PDF, 170KB].

Last Reviewed: May 2012

Last Updated: August 27, 2014