Otsego County Veterans' Affairs



Transportation Information


**Click here to view the Department's Transportation Brochure**


VA Medical Center Transportation

In addition to the services provided by the Veterans' Affairs Director and the Administrative Assistant, transportation is also provided by the Department's Van Driver, Ward Goodale.

The purpose of the van driver is to provide transportation from Otsego County to the VA Medical Center located in Albany, New York.

To schedule a ride on the van please call Ward Goodale at (607) 267-8571, or (315) 264-3995.


VAN SCHEDULE: Tuesday - Friday


There are specific locations and scheduled times where/when the driver will pick up those in need of transportation. Normal van pick-up points include:

  • Cherry Valley
  • Cooperstown
  • Laurens
  • Maryland
  • Milford
  • Oneonta
  • Richfield Springs
  • Schenevus
  • Worcester



It is very important that all veterans seeking transportation contact the driver a minimum of two days in advance of the scheduled appointment.



Albany Stratton VA Medical Center