Tell Us Your Story as a United Through Reading Participant

Thank you for taking a few minutes to share your experience with us. We care what you think and your feedback is very important to continue our mission!

* In which branch of the military do you serve?

* If applicable:

* Where did you completed you United Through Reading recording?

* When you made your recording(s), how long had you been gone?

* Before you left, how often did you read with your child(ren)?

* Was your most recent recording the first time you've made a United Through Reading recording?

* How many United Through Reading recordings have you made during this absence?

* How satisfied were you with your recent United Through Reading experience?

* How many children in each age group watched the recording(s)?

  1-2 3-4 4-5 5 or more
Number of children 0-5 years old
Number of children 6-12 years old
Number of children 13-18 years old

* How are you related to the child(ren) for whom you made the recording?

* Please provide the title(s) of the book(s) you read in your recording(s):

* How satisfied were you with the book selection available at your recording location?

* Did you experience any difficulties scheduling your recording session(s)?

* Did you experience any difficulties making the recording(s)?

* How strongly do you agree or disagree with the following statements about United Through Reading?

  Strongly agree Somewhat agree Neither agree nor disagree Somewhat disagree Strongly disagree
The program helped me feel more connected to my family during my absence.
I believe that the recording(s) reduced the child(ren)'s anxiety about my absence.
I believe the child(ren) enjoyed watching the recording(s).
I believe the recordings have increased the child(ren)'s interest in reading and books.
The United Through Reading recording(s) eased my own stress during my absence.

* How likely is it that you would recommend United Through Reading to others?

* Is there anything else you would like to share about your experience with United Through Reading? We welcome your comments.

* May United Through Reading have your permission to use your quotes from this survey as long as it relates to the business and educational activities of United Through Reading?

* Name (optional):

* Email address (optional):

* With which command or unit are your deployed? (optional)

Thank you for taking the time to complete our survey. Your input will help us improve our program for absent service members and their families.

Please press "done" when you are finished so your input is submitted. If you need assistance with troubleshooting recordings or anything else, please email us at