Accession Number:

ADA207263

Title:

Military Family Programs: Where Do We Go from Here

Descriptive Note:

Study project

Corporate Author:

ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1989-03-31

Pagination or Media Count:

41.0

Abstract:

Family well-being affects soldier morale, retention and unit readiness. Family programs and services and Army leadership attitudes and practices impact directly on family well-being. This study examines the Army Family Action Planning AFAP process in order to assess its effectiveness in responding to family issues and concerns and to determine whether or not its focus should change in the future. The study also addresses some significant leadership issues identified through the AFAP process. Finally, recommendations are offered which may be useful in assisting Army leaders determine where we go from here with policies and programs that impact on Army families.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE