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Welcome to Cover Virginia

On this website you can learn about Virginia’s Medicaid and FAMIS programs for children, pregnant women and adults. You can also get information about health insurance options available through the Federal Marketplace. You can apply online or search for someone who can assist you with your application.

To begin, use the screening tool on the Am I Eligible page or the New Health Coverage for Adults page to get connected to the right health care coverage for you and your family.


Photo of family of three in kitchen looking at a tablet New Health Coverage for Adults The Medicaid rules have changed and now more adults living in Virginia have access to quality low-cost and no-cost health coverage. Eligibility is based on income. Find out more.

Am I Eligible?

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Answer five easy questions on the screening tool to find out if you or your family may be eligible for one of Virginia’s quality health coverage options.


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The FAMIS health insurance program covers one in four children in Virginia so they get all the healthcare services they need to stay healthy.

How to Apply

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If you think you may qualify for health care coverage under Medicaid, FAMIS, or Plan First, you can apply by phone, online, by mail or in person.

FAMIS Back-to-School

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Help us ensure that every eligible school age child in Virginia has access to the services they need for a healthy school year.

Federal Marketplace

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If you experience a qualifying life event, you may be eligible to enroll in the Marketplace during the 2019 Special Enrollment Period (SEP).