The Cover Virginia Call Center is currently experiencing higher than normal call volumes and wait times. You can visit to apply for health coverage, renew your existing coverage, or report changes to your income or household. For general questions, click here to email us.

On this page, you will find useful information to help you understand state Medicaid health insurance rules for noncitizens. This information includes a list of [PDF] Frequently Asked Questions for Noncitizens (link to English version) as well as details about the latest policy changes that can affect your immigration status or your ability to access Virginia's Medicaid programs.

Public Charge Rule

The Public Charge rule temporarily went into effect on February 24, 2020, while it is being reviewed by federal courts. We are including information to help you understand if this rule may affect you and your family.

You can find more information about the new rule at To find free or low-cost legal advice about Public Charge, visit the National Immigration Legal Services Directory.

Immigrant Information (FAMIS and Children's Medicaid)

Information for immigrants is available in the following languages: [PDF] English, Spanish, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Vietnamese, Arabic, Farsi, Korean, Russian, and Hindi

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