What is Plan First?

Plan First is a program that helps to cover medical costs of family planning services, sexually transmitted infection testing, periodic office visits and reproductive health education for men and women. If you are eligible for the program, you will be able to access these services for free.

 
Who is eligible for Plan First?

Any man or women who:
  • Is between the ages of 19 and 55
  • Is a resident of Virginia
  • Is a citizen or alien
  • Has an income less than or equal to 200% of the federal poverty level*
 
Family Size
Yearly Income
Monthly Income
1
$21,780
$1,815
2
$29,420
$2,452
3
$37,060
$3,088
4
$44,700
$3,725
5
$52,340
$4,362
6
$59,980
$4,998
7
$67,620
$5,635
8
$75,260
$6,272
 
*If you are under 21 years old and living with your parents, the full household’s income will be taken into account. If you are under 21 years old and living outside of your family’s home, parent income will not affect your eligibility.
 
What services are covered by Plan First?
 
  • Annual family planning exams
  • Cervical cancer screening for women
  • Sexually transmitted infection testing
  • Lab services for family planning and STI testing
  • Education and counseling on family planning, STIs and preconception health
  • Sterilization procedures (extra consent form for procedure must be signed at least 30 days before the surgery is performed)
  • Most Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved prescription or over-the-counter contraceptives
  • Emergency Contraception

   

What services are NOT covered by Plan First?
 
  • Performance of, counseling for or recommendations of abortions
  • Infertility treatments
  • Performance of a hysterectomy or partial hysterectomy
  • Follow up services to a family planning visit
  • Repeat PAPs due to abnormal results
  • Annual exams if they are not performed within the family planning visit
  • Primary care services
  • Services which do not have an approved billing code available at www.planfirst.org
 
How to enroll in Plan First:
Fill out an application:
 
Bring in/send the completed, signed and dated application to the Prince William County Department of Social Services in Manassas or Woodbridge.
 
 7987 Ashton Avenue, Suite 200
 15941 Donald Curtis Drive, Suite 180
 Manassas, Virginia 20109
 Woodbridge, VA 22191
 
Questions?
Contact the Department of Medical Assistance Services: PlanFirst@dmas.virginia.gov
Contact the local Prince William Health Department: hannah.cutts@vdh.virginia.gov
 
For more information, visit www.planfirst.org