Office for the Aging & NY Connects
Promoting independence & quality of life to older adults in Otsego County
Otsego County Office for the Aging assists residents age 60 and older and their caregivers by providing services and support to help older adults
live safely and independently in the community. NY Connects is available to people of any age with a disability, their caregivers and
professionals to navigate long term services and supports. Services are available to Otsego County residents at no charge.
Voluntary contributions toward the cost of services are appreciated and help support continued programming.
Otsego County Resource Directory: Link to interactive Google document
COVID-19 Vaccine Information, Otsego County
Our local State POD at SUNY Oneonta's Dewar Arena at the Alumni Fieldhouse is now open to anyone age 16+ without an appointment. If you need help with transportation, please call Getthere at 1-855-373-4040 or call Office for the Aging at 607-547-4232
Local pharmacies are also still vaccinating individuals:
- Rite Aid - https://www.riteaid.com/pharmacy/covid-qualifier
- Kinney Drugs - https://www.kinneydrugs.com/pharmacy/covid-19/vaccination-scheduling/ny/
- CVS - https://www.cvs.com/immunizations/covid-19-vaccine
- Walgreens website - https://www.walgreens.com/findcare/vaccination/covid-19
- FoxCare Pharmacy - https://www.bassett.org/covid-19/covid-19-vaccine
For up to date information go to the Tips and Links section on the Community Foundation of Otsego County website at https://cfotsego.org/tips-for-getting-a-covid-vaccine-appointment/
Remember: Whether vaccinated or not, everyone needs to continue to practice ALL SAFETY PRECAUTIONS and MAINTAIN SOCIAL DISTANCE, WEAR YOUR MASK at all times when in public and wash your hands often. Use hand sanitizer when washing your hands is not an option.