Report of the 2nd Quadrennial Quality of Life Review This 2009 report focuses on 19 significant areas in which the Department of Defense has undertaken major initiatives to improve the quality of life of service members and their families.

Report of the 1st Quadrennial Quality of Life Review This report highlights matters affecting the quality of life of members of the armed forces in relation to the National Security Strategy of the United States. The report articulates a caring leadership who understand the sacrifices and demands of the military lifestyle and reiterates the department’s commitment to underwrite family support.