Abstract: The purpose of this study was to determine the relationship between family support with the level of loneliness in the elderly. This study used a cross sectional correlation approach. This study was conducted on 75 elderly people taken by using cluster sampling technique. The instrument in this study was a questionnaire with 31 questions which have tested the validity and reliability (r=0,855). The results showed p value=0,001 which means that there is a significant association between family support with the level of loneliness in the elderly. This research the recommended the families to increase a support system for the erderly to reduce the level of loneliness.
Penulis: Ayusi Ikasi, Jumaini, Oswati Hasanah
Kode Jurnal: jpkeperawatandd140474