Commissioner Ron Welch (BG Ret.) invites Connecticut Veterans, members of the Connecticut Veterans Affairs Board of Trustees, Staff, State and Federal dignitaries, and members of the public to join us for our 2024 Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Ceremony. The event will take place on Thursday, March 28, 2024 at 11:00am at the Gold Star Families Memorial Auditorium on our Rocky Hill Campus. For more information, press here

Stand Down 2023 Transportation Schedule

 

Friday September 22, 2023
All DOT and West Haven VA pick up locations have handicapped accessible vehicles

CT Department of Veterans Affairs - 287 West Street, Rocky Hill CT

The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) – will provide free transportation from the following locations:

For additional transportation information please feel free to call 860-616-3772

Please visit: CTtransit(www.cttransit.com)

Estuary Transit District d.b.a. 9 Town Transit(www.9towntransit.com)

 

East Hartford

7:15 AM

Veterans Crossing

22 Colt Street,

E. Hartford

CT Transit Hartford DOT

Hartford

7:30 AM

Stewart B. McKinney Shelter

34 Huyshope Avenue

CT Transit Hartford DOT

8:00 AM

Open Hearth Mission

437 Sheldon Street

CT Transit Hartford DOT

8:15 AM

St. Elizabeth House (South Green)

118 Main Street

CT Transit Hartford DOT

8:25AM

South Park Inn

75 Main Street

CT Transit Hartford DOT

Manchester

7:00 AM

Army Navy Club

1090 Main Street

CT Transit Hartford DOT

Newington

7:30 AM

VA CT Medical Center South side Bus/shuttle stop location

555 Willard Avenue

CT Transit Hartford DOT

Middletown

7:30 AM

Town Hall

245 DeKoven Drive

Estuary Transit District

New Britain

8:15 AM

Jimmy’s Smoke shop

64 West Main Street

New Britain Transportation

University of Bridgeport Wheeler Recreational Center - 400 University Ave


The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) – will provide free transportation from the following locations:

For additional transportation information please feel free to call 860-616-3772

Please visit: CTtransit(www.cttransit.com),

Greater Bridgeport Transit Authority(www.gogbt.com)

Milford Transit District(www.milfordtransit.com)

 

Bridgeport

7:30AM

Health Department

752 East Main Street

GBTD DOT

8:00 AM

Health Department

752 East Main Street

GBTD DOT

8:30 AM

Health Department

752 East Main Street

GBTD DOT

Derby

8:00 AM

Derby Railroad Station

Main Street

Milford Transit District DOT

Milford

8:00 AM

Parson’s Government Complex

Daniel Wasson Field

Milford Transit District DOT

New Haven

7:30AM

New Haven Green (2 buses)

Corner Temple/Chapel Street

CT Transit New Haven DOT

West Haven

7:30 AM

 

VACT Medical Center Building 2 Main Entrance

950 Campbell Avenue

CT Transit New Haven DOT

8:30 AM

VACT Medical Center Building 2 Main Entrance

950 Campbell Avenue

CT Transit New Haven DOT

Norwalk

8:00 AM

Open Doors

4 Merritt Street

CT Transit Stamford DOT

Stamford

7:45 AM

Columbus Park

Corner West Main Street & Washington Boulevard

CT Transit Stamford DOT

Westport

8:00 AM

Gillespie Center

45 Jesup Road

CT Transit Stamford DOT

Veterans Rally Point Easter Seals - 24 Stott Ave Ste 2, Norwich, CT 06360


The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) – will provide free transportation from the following locations:

For additional transportation information please feel free to call 860-616-3772

Please visit: Southeast Area Transit District (SEAT)(www.seatbus.com)

Northeastern Connecticut Transit District(www.nectd.org)

 

Waterford

7:00 AM

Victoria Gardens

105 Boston Post Rd

SEAT DOT

New London

7:15 AM

Covenant Shelter

42 Jay Street

SEAT DOT

Jewitt City

7:15AM

Veterans Memorial Park

73 Hill Street

SEAT DOT

7:30AM

Talvhi, Amer.Leg. Veterans Housing

7 South Main Street

SEAT DOT

Groton

7:30AM

Groton Shopping Plaza

646-720 Long Hill Road

SEAT DOT

Norwich

8:00 AM

The Buckingham House

307 Main Street

SEAT DOT

Willimantic

 

7:30 AM

VFW Building – Post 1724

1415 Main Street

WRTD

Mansfield / North Windham

8:00AM

Walmart Super Center

474 Boston Post Rd

WRTD

Danielson / Killingly

7:45AM

Killingly Town Hall

172 Main Street

NECTD

Plainfield

8:15 AM

Park & Ride

Lathrop Rd, Plainfield, CT

NECTD

ST. Gregory CCD Center - 1043 Stafford Ave, Bristol, CT


The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) – will provide free transportation from the following locations:

For additional transportation information please feel free to call 860-616-3772

Please visit: CTtransit(www.cttransit.com)

Northwestern Connecticut Transit District(www.nwcttransit.com)

 

Waterbury

7:00 AM

Vincent DePaul Society Shelter

114 Benedict Street

North East Transportation / CT Transit / Waterbury

7:30 AM

Vincent DePaul Society Shelter

114 Benedict Street

North East Transportation / CT Transit / Waterbury

Southington

8:00AM

CT Park & Ride

Route 322 (Old Mountain Rd) @ I-84 Exit 28

North East Transportation

Terryville

8:00am

American Legion

245 Main Street

North East Transportation

Torrington

 

7:30AM

CT Park & Ride

Routes 4, 8 & 202 (Exit 44)

North East Transportation

Thomaston

7:45AM

CT Park & Ride

Route 8 @ Route 6 (Exit 39)

North East Transportation

Danbury War Memorial – 1 Memorial Drive Danbury CT 06810


The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) – Veteran Attendees in the Danbury area wishing to attend the CT Stand Down event may access regular (fee based) bus service in their local area.

Please visit: Housatonic Area Regional Transit (HART)(www.hartransit.com) to review their routes and schedule.