Athens County 211 2019 Food Assistance Resource Guide v6.0

 

 

 

 

 

1-800-338-4484 EMERGENCY FOOD LINE
*Call FIRST for food pantry assistance*

Athens County Food Pantries (Call ahead to verify time and food availability)

ALBANY

Albany Baptist Church – Basic Needs                   (03/19)
(740) 698-3163
Second Mon 10 am-11:30 am; fourth Mon 6 pm-7 pm
Albany and New Marshfield residents Limit: once/month

AMESVILLE

Amesville Bethel Wesleyan Church                      (05/19)
(740) 551-2022 or (614) 598-2621
Fourth Sat 10 am-12 noon
Amesville residents living within 5 miles of church

 

ATHENS

Athens Catholic Community Food Pantry               (09/18)
Call the Emergency Food Line listed above

Athens County Food Pantry                                   (05/18)
Call the Emergency Food Line listed above

Cats’ Cupboard Food Pantry        
Baker University Center
7 am-12 midnight while OU classes are in session
Ohio University students

 

CHAUNCEY

Athens City School District (ACSD) Food Pantry (03/19)
hshaw@athenscsd.org
Third Wed 4 pm-5:30 pm
ACSD area residents

 

COOLVILLE

Friends and Neighbors Community Center          (03/19)
(740) 667-0684
Wed and Fri 10 am-4 pm Limit: twice/month
Athens, Meigs, and Washington County residents

 

GLOUSTER

Bishopville Food Pantry                                      (04/18)
(740) 767-3816
First, third and fourth Mon; second and fourth Sat
10 am-12 noon; call to confirm holidays Limit: once/month
767 and 797 phone exchange area residents
 

MILLFIELD

Athens County Job and Family Services           (04/19)
County Home, 13183 State Route 13, Millfield, OH
(740) 797-2523 Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm* as supplies last
Bring photo ID and document with current address listed.
* Athens County Food Pantry volunteers distribute food boxes
on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the County Home location.

 

NELSONVILLE

Nelsonville Food Cupboard                              (03/19)
(740) 753-3810
Thu, Fri & Sat 12 noon-3 pm Limit: once/month
Athens County residents

 

NEW MARSHFIELD

Feed My Sheep Food Pantry (Faith Believers Ministries)
(740) 664-3508                                                          (08/17)
Mon 1 pm-3 pm except holidays Limit: once/month
Athens County residents

 

THE PLAINS

LSS Mobile Food Pantry                                                  (04/19)
(877) 704-3663
Second Thu 12 noon-2 pm
Athens County residents Call for reservations a week ahead

The Plains United Methodist Church               (03/19)
(740) 797-4163 Limit: once/month
Third Thu 6 pm-7 pm; fourth Thu 11:30 am-12:30 pm
The Plains, New Marshfield, Chauncey, & Millfield residents

 

Salvation Army                                                                      (03/19)
(740) 797-1305
Mon-Thu 9 am-2 pm Limit: once/month
Athens and Meigs County residents

 

Food Assistance

Athens County Department of Job and Family Services (04/19)

Low-income food assistance. Apply online at https://benefits.ohio.gov or pick up application at any JFS location Monday through Friday, 8 am-5 pm. Call Job and Family Services at 1-800-762-3775 or visit 13183 State Route 13, Millfield, OH, for additional information.

 

Weekly Meals     All meals are free, walk-in, and open to the public.

Monday:

First United Methodist Church                                                                  (03/19)
2 South College Street
Athens, OH 45701
(740) 593-3977 Athens County residents
Time: 12 noon – 1 pm

Tuesday:

Athens Church of Christ                                                    (03/19)
785 West Union Street
Athens, OH 45701
(740) 593-7414 Athens County residents
Time: 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Wednesday:

Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd                          (04/19)
64 University Terrace
Athens, OH 45701
(740) 593-6877 Athens County residents
Time: 12 noon – 1 pm

Friends and Neighbors Community Center                      (03/19)
24576 Parkersburg Road
Coolville, OH 45723
(740) 667-0684 Athens, Meigs, & Washington
Time: 12 noon – 1 pm County residents

Thursday:

United Campus Ministry (UCM)                                                               (03/19)
18 North College Street
Athens, OH 45701
(740) 593-7301 Athens County residents
Time: 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Friday:

Friends and Neighbors Community Center                                           (03/19)
24576 Parkersburg Road
Coolville, OH 45723
(740) 667-0684 Athens, Meigs, & Washington
Time: 12 noon – 1 pm County residents

Saturday:

United Campus Ministry (UCM)                                                             (03/19)
18 North College Street
Athens, OH 45701
(740) 593-7301 Athens County residents
Time: 1 pm – 2 pm

 

Monthly Meals All meals are free, walk-in, and open to the public.

Christ Community Wesleyan Church                              (04/19)
6275 Kenney Memorial Lane
Albany, OH 45710 Athens County residents
(740) 698-2292 or (740) 593-7240
Third Thursday of each month 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

 

 

 

 

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visit www.211athenscounty.org for updates and additional resources.                 revised May 2019  v6.0

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