In the field of public health, mental health problem is considered as the main problem in elderly. This study aims to assess the relationship between family support variables and the mental health of the elderly. The forms of family support include emotional, appreciation, informational, and instrumental support. Study design: This study refers to a cross sectional design. Data collection is carried out through a survey started from June to October 2019. There are 483 participants aged 60 years or over who are involved in the study.
Sufyan Anwar, Itza Mulyani (2021); The Relationship between Family Support and Mental Health: A Cross-Sectional Study on Elderly in Aceh, Indonesia; International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications (IJSRP)
11(7) (ISSN: 2250-3153), DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.29322/IJSRP.11.07.2021.p11518