Athens County Emergency Food Line

Our agency works with the Athens County Food Pantry to help area residents who need food boxes.

emergency_foodline_000Athens County residents can call the Emergency Food Line at 1-800-338-4484 to find out if they are eligible to receive a food box and to find the closest location to pick up a box of food.
In many cases, area residents are able to pick up food boxes at the ACDJFS County Home offices located at 13183 St. Rt. 13, Millfield - between Athens and Chauncey.


Ohio Direction Card Athens County residents are able to receive a food box every 30 days, if they meet the income guidelines for the program.

The Emergency Food Line is available from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.

Athens County residents can also call 211, a 24/7 service line, for additional information on emergency food programs and other services available to help area residents in need.

The Athens County 211 Food Assistance and Food Pantry Resource Guide and additional information and resource guides, can be found here.