Loudoun County Department of Family Services -- Family Connectio 45201 Research Pl, Ashburn, VA20147 The Research Road branch of the Loudoun County Department of Family Services houses the Family Connections Program. The…More department's mission is to help residents in need become self-sufficient. Some of the services provided include assistance with child care and adoption services; foster care for children placed by the court; coordination of programs that assist elderly residents with shopping transportation and housework; investigation of abuse and neglect; nutritional and financial assistance fore low-income families; and community employment and training services. The department also oversee the county's youth shelter and juvenile detention center. Ellen Grunewald serves as director for family services.