Research

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

4110 Chain Bridge Road, Suite 201
Fairfax, VA 22030

Courtney Porter,
Unit Director

Research & Development

The Research & Development Unit encompasses research and evaluation, as well as grant and program development support.  The Unit Director and three full-time Research Analysts: 

  • collect, compile, and distribute workload and client trend data
  • provide information to support budget development
  • collect agency performance measure data and evaluate services
  • conduct research on juvenile justice issues
  • identify funding opportunities
  • write grant proposals and evaluate the results of grant-funded activities
  • conduct research on successful program and service strategies
  • provide expertise to other court workers on data analysis, programming, and service issues