Army Family Team Building
Roles and Responsibilities within theFamily and Soldier Readiness System
Prepares and sets family readiness goals for the unit.
Appoints and supports the FRG leader.
Provides Soldiers and family members access to entitlements, family programs andfamily services.
Reviews fund status and newsletters.
Encourages participation by Soldiers and their families.
Ensures that all vital family readiness information is conveyed to the FRG.
The Rear Detachment
Serves as the unit commander during deployment and assumes the FRGresponsibilities of the commander.
Provides family members with unit information and resources.
Helps resolve family readiness problems or refers them to the appropriate agency.
Provides a link between the FRG and the deployed unit.
Family Readiness Liaison – FRL
Assists units during mobilization and deployment.
Coordinates with FRG leader to maintain critical communication link.
Provides FRG logistical and administrative support as needed.
Identifies appropriate resources and provide accurate, up-to-date information tohelp solve family-related problems.