Beginning Nov. 1, 2023, visit Virginia's Insurance Marketplace to enroll in a health and/or dental plan. The Marketplace makes it easy for you to choose the type of coverage you need. Virginia residents who are no longer eligible for Medicaid/FAMIS may qualify for marketplace coverage. To get started, visit marketplace.virginia.gov and select 'Get Covered.'
There are several Medical Assistance Programs offered in Virginia. Each program covers different groups of people and each program has different eligibility requirements. When you apply for Medical Assistance, you are screened for all possible programs based on your age, income, financial resources, and other information. To be eligible for a Medical Assistance Program, you must meet the financial and non-financial eligibility conditions for that program.
Children Under Age 19
Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Recipients
Adults Aged 65 or Older, Blind or Disabled (not receiving SSI)
Children or Adults Who Need Long-term Care in a Facility/Home & Community-based Care (Waiver) Services
Plan First - Family Planning Services
- Plan First (PDF)
Breast & Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program
More Facts About Medicaid
- Application Process for People About to be Released From Incarceration (PDF)
- Health Insurance Premium Payment (HIPP) (PDF)
- Possible Coverage if Your Income is Too High (Spenddown) (PDF)
- Proof of Citizenship and Identity for Medicaid (7/2023) (PDF)
Frequently Asked Questions
Finding Affordable Non-Medicaid Healthcare in Virginia