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1

What is the Army Regulation that covers AER

AR 930-4

2

What does the acronym AER mean

Army Emergency Relief

3

What is the Army Emergency Relief (AER) Motto

Helping the Army Take Care of its Own

4

AER closely coordinates with what other organization

American Red Cross

5

How is AER funded

Through,

- Voluntary Contributions from Soldiers (tax free)

- Unsolicited contributions

- Repayments of loans

- Income from investments

6

What is the DA Form 1103

Application for Army Emergency Relief Financial Assistance

7

Who is eligible for assistance under AER

Active duty Soldiers & their dependents

-ARNG/ USAR Soldiers on active duty for more than 30 consecutive days & their dependents

-Retirees & their dependents

-Surviving spouses & orphans of soldiers who died while on active duty or after they retired

8

What are some things that AER can assist with

Loss of funds

-Medical, dental, hospital expenses

-Rent, utilities, and food

-Emergency travel

-POV repair

-Funeral expenses

-Privation (lack of the usual comforts or necessaries of life)

9

What are some things that AER cannot assist with

Marriage or divorce

-Abortions

-Nonessential needs

-Ordinary leave/vacation

-Fines/ legal expenses

-Purchases, rental and/or loss of vehicle

-Funds to cover bad checks

10

When is the AER annual fund campaign

1 March through 15 May

11

Who should be in the first step of the process for an active duty Soldier who is seeking AER assistance

The unit commander