Health Financial Assistance

Insurance Medicaid

Medicaid is health insurance for income eligible and covered individuals or groups, including: 

  • Aged, blind, disabled
  • Supplemental Security income (SSI) recipients who are disabled adults or children or over 65
  • Families and children
  • Pregnant women
  • Men and women seeking family planning and birth control, a program called Plan First
  • Women who have been screened under the Breast and Cervical Cancer Prevention and Treatment Act (BCCPTA)
  • Foster and adoptive children 

Apply online or call Cover Virginia call center (855) 242-8282.

Medical and cash assistance are provided through refugee resettlement for a limited period of time to eligible refugees.  Apply online.                      

Insurance Medicare

Medicare is health insurance for persons aged 65 and over.  Inquire online or call (800) MEDICARE or (800) 633-4227 or TTY (877) 486-2048. You may be eligible to have your Medicare premium paid through Medicaid, apply online or call Cover Virginia call center (855) 242-8282.

Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage (Part D):  Medicare recipients can receive Medicare prescription drug coverage.

  • Drug plans are offered by private companies.  If you already have Medicaid and have Medicare you do not have to do anything. You will automatically be enrolled in one of the plans. If you prefer a different plan, you may change.
  • If you are not on Medicaid, you may call Social Security at (800) 772-1213 to request an application or apply online for extra help to determine if you are eligible for the prescription drug coverage  

Health Insurance Marketplace

Health Insurance Marketplace directs you to health insurance for individuals, families, or small businesses.  Inquire online or call (800) 318-2596 or TTY (855) 889-4325  

Health Resources

Health resources can be found near you by typing in your zip code at the Aunt Bertha website.  

Ambulance Prepay Program

The Ambulance Prepay Program is a subscription program to help Hanover residents defray out-of-pocket expenses, such as health insurance co-payments and deductibles, when they need emergency transportation via ambulance. Learn more about this program.


Forms and Documents