You First Eligibility

Call Member Services at 1-800-508-2222

  • Find out if you’re eligible for You First
  • Understand what is covered and how the program works
  • Apply to You First
  • Find a health care provider
  • Get to the appointment if you need transportation

Download the You First Application

You First Eligibility Guidelines

You First Income Guidelines
You First cannot cover cancer treatment. Members who join You First and need treatment for breast and cervical cancer will be referred to the Breast and Cervical Cancer Treatment Program.

Other information

  • You First serves Vermonters with breasts or a cervix.
  • Members cannot have Medicare Part B. 
  • Members must be 40 years and older to participate in Heart Health Screening and Lifestyle Programs. 
  • Transgender women (male-to-female) who have taken or are taking hormones and meet all program eligibility requirements are eligible to receive breast cancer screening and diagnostic services through You First. Talk to your provider about the benefits and harms of screening and discuss individual risk factors to decide if screening is medically indicated. Preventive care recommendations for breast cancer screening for transgender women can be found here.
  • Transgender men (female-to-male) may still receive breast cancer screenings through You First if they have not had a bilateral mastectomy. Guidance for breast cancer screening for transgender men can be found here.
  • Transgender men (female-to-male) who have a cervix or had a total hysterectomy for a pre-cancerous condition or cancer and meet all other eligibility requirements are eligible to receive cervical cancer screening and diagnostic services through You First.

Download the You First Application