Governor’s Access Plan for the Seriously Mentall Ill (GAP)

GAP Fact Sheet

For GAP Information and assistance, please call 757-788-0262.GAP 


In order to be eligible for GAP benefits, individuals must meet ALL of the following requirements:

Adult age 21 through 64 years old;

U.S. Citizen or lawfully residing immigrant;

Not eligible for any existing entitlement program including: Medicaid, Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP/FAMIS), Medicare, or TriCare;

Resident of Virginia;

Household income that is below 100% of the Federal Poverty Level (FPL);


Not residing in a long term care facility, mental health facility, or penal institution; and

Screened and meet the criteria for GAP SMI