1. Education functions
Educational functions related to the education of children in particular and family formation in general. Function of education is fundamental to instilling values and human behavior within the family system.
2. The socialization function
Socialization function aims to prepare children to become members of the public. Child is a person who has the nature of humanity as well as individual beings and social beings. The principle of sociality, requiring children to carry and directed to recognize the social values of their environment by their parents.
3. Protection functions
The purpose of the protection function is to protect children not only physically intended to maintain biological growth that can perform the task in proportion, but also psychologically and spiritually is to control the child from negative social and environmental attitude that tends to suppress the development of psychology.
4. function of affection
This function is related to the child’s emotional. The child will feel comfortable when able to communicate with his family with the love that is poured out upon the child will give strength, support for emotional life effect on the quality of life in the future.
5. Religious function
The definition is a family function to steer children toward the acquisition of the right diversity confidence.
6. Economic functions
Normatively future children must be prepared to assume responsibility for the family economy, establish an independent personality is not the object of forcing the parents.
7. function Recreation
Provide vehicle and circumstances that allow the warmth, intimacy, togetherness and happiness with the whole family.
8. Biological function
These factors include the protection of health, including attention to the biological growth and protection against sexual relations.