BLACKLINE MASTER 1-5 Functions of the Family INSTRUCTIONS Take your own notes from class discussions. Provide examples for each of the six main functions of the family according to the Vanier Institute of the Family. 1. Addition of new members through procreation or adoption 2. Physical maintenance and care of group members 3. Socialization of children 4. Social control of members 5. Affective nurturance—love 6. Production, consumption, and distribution of goods and services Copyright © 2003, McGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited, a Subsidiary of The McGraw-Hill Companies. All rights reserved. Permission to edit and reproduce this page is granted to the purchaser for use in his/her classroom only. McGraw-Hill Ryerson shall not be held responsible for content if any revisions, additions, or deletions are made to this page.