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Apply for Health Care Coverage for you and your family.


Apply for help with food, child care, heating and
cooling bills, health care and cash assistance.

See how assistance benefits can work for you and your family by reading program descriptions below:

Child Care Services

Financial assistance is provided to eligible families to help with the cost of child care so they can work or attend education programs

Energy Assistance (Fuel, Crisis, or Cooling)

Low-income households may receive assistance with their energy bills.

Food Assistance (SNAP)

SNAP can be used like cash to buy eligible food items from authorized retailers.

Health Care Coverage (Families & Children)

Children's Health Insurance (FAMIS/FAMIS Plus)
Pregnant Women

Health Care Coverage (Other)

Aged, Blind, or Disabled (ABD)
Medicare Part D Costs
Savings Program (Medicaid for Medicare

Temporary Cash Assistance for Families with Minor Children (TANF)

TANF is designed to help needy families achieve self-sufficiency. Virginia has received block grants to operate programs that accomplish this.

Auxiliary Grant

The Auxiliary Grant (AG) Program provides financial assistance to eligible individuals with Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and other low-income aged, blind, and disabled individuals interested in residing in a Department of Social Services licensed Assisted Living Facility or a local department of social services approved Adult Foster Care Home. The grant supplements the individual's income to pay the established AG rate.

Virginia government agencies and partners participating in CommonHelp:

Virginia Department For Aging and Rehabilitative Services

Department of Medical Assistance Services

Department of Social Services

Virginia Health Care Foundation

Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services

Department of Health

Department of Housing and Community Development

US Department of Agriculture

Electronic Benefit Transfer

2-1-1 Virginia

Social Security

VDSS Local Departments of Social Services

Voter Registration


EasyAccess is a web portal that provides information to consumers about public supports and assistance for long term services. It is an easy way for Virginians to learn about and connect with services for older adults and individuals with disabilities. EasyAccess is part of Virginia's No Wrong Door System, designed to provide options for consumers seeking home and community-based services.