Athens, LA
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 93 food pantries in the Athens area.

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Athens , LA 71003

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Additional Services:
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Mt. Calvary Baptist Church of Arcadia

9 Miles Away

2880 5th Street
Arcadia, LA 71001
(318) 251-2516

Services:
We have a food pantry open on every 3rd Saturday from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (noon).

Hours:
Every third Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Eligibility:
Call the number listed.

Documents To Bring:
Call the number listed.



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Mt. Calvary Baptist Church

9 Miles Away

2880 6th Street
Arcadia, LA 71001
(318) 251-2516

Services:
Mt. Calvary Baptist Church is a Food Pantry that supplies food to Low Income Families once a month.

Hours:
Mt. Calvary Food Pantry is opened on the 3rd Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Eligibility:
Each household must meet a Gross Income Guideline. Call number listed for information

Documents To Bring:
Each applicant should bring their Louisiana State Identification, Proof of Income, Food Stamp Budget Sheet.



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First United Pentecostal Church

9 Miles Away

1595 1st Street
Arcadia, LA 71001
(318) 263-8364

Services:
First United Pentecostal is a Food Pantry that serves Bienville Parish.

Hours:
The United Pentecotal Church Food Pantry is opened Tuesday 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Eligibility:
Each Household must meet a Gross Income Budget Sheet if applicable and Social Security Card.

Documents To Bring:
Each applicant should bring their Louisiana State Identification, Proof of Income, Food Budget Sheet if applicable and Social Security Card.



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Bienville Parish Health Unit

9 Miles Away

1285 Pines Street Suite 102
Arcadia, LA 71001
(318) 263-2125

Services:
The Bienville Parish Health Unit provides education, preventive health care, referrals and follow-up To be available to provide health related programs to the community and businesses, providing such programs as: HIV/AIDS surveillance, children's special health services, chronic disease and cancer control, epidemiology and rabies control, genetic diseases, immunizations, influenza, family planning, maternal and child health, sexually transmitted diseases, and tuberculosis.

Hours:
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Monday - Friday.

Eligibility:
If you are need of service.

Documents To Bring:
None.



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Bienville-Genetic Diseases (Parish Health Unit)

9 Miles Away

1285 Pines Street Suite 102
Arcadia, LA 71001
(318) 263-2125

Services:
The Bienville Parish Genetic Diseases Programs provides education, preventive health care, referrals and follow-up They are available to provide health related programs to the community and businesses.

This office provides testing for inborn errors of metabolism, referrals, and follow-up Includes but not limited to P.K.U., hypothyroidism, sickle cell, hemophilia, lead screening, counseling and follow-up.

Linda Ovitt - Office Manager
Steve Colvin - Chief Sanitarian

Hours:
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Monday - Friday.

Eligibility:
Any age, but primarily children who are residents of Webster Parish.

Documents To Bring:
Call the number given or come by health unit.



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Arcadia Church of Christ

9 Miles Away

2195 Cypress Street
Arcadia, LA 71001
(318) 263-8675

Services:
Church.

Hours:
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday - Friday.

Eligibility:
None.

Documents To Bring:
None.



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Tower Apostolic Church

9 Miles Away

9000 Hwy 169
Taylor, LA 71080
(318) 996-7777

Services:
Tower Apostolic Church is a Food Pantry that provides food to Low Income Families once a month.

Hours:
Tower Apostolic Church is open as needed.

Eligibility:
Each Household must meet a gross income guideline. Call the number listed for information.

Documents To Bring:
Each Applicant should bring their Louisiana State Identification, Proof of Income, Food Stamp Budget Sheet (if applicable)and Social Security Card.



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Homer Christina Coaliltion

11 Miles Away

753 Lyon Hill Road
Homer, LA 71040
(318) 927-3557

Services:
Homer Christian Coalition is a Food Pantry that supplies food to Low Income Families once a month.

Hours:
The Homer Christian Coalition is open the third Monday of the month from 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. (Mobile Pantry)

Eligibility:
Each Household must meet a gross income guideline. Call number listed for information.

Documents To Bring:
Each applicant should bring their Louisiana State Identification, Proof of Income, Food Stamp Budget Sheet (if applicable) and Social Security Card.



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Claiborne Parish Police Jury Office of Community Service CD&N- Food Vouchers

11 Miles Away

621 South Main Street
Homer, LA 71040
(318) 927-3559

Services:
Food Voucher is given to households in need. If there was a fire, loss of income, etc.,voucher is given.

Hours:
8:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m. Monday - Friday.

Eligibility:
Based on your need and income.

Documents To Bring:
Fill out an application.



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Claiborne Parish Health Unit

11 Miles Away

624 West Main Street
Homer, LA 71040
(318) 927-6127

Services:
The Claiborne Parish Health Unit provides education, preventive health care, referrals and follow-up They are available to provide health related programs to the community and businesses, providing such programs as: HIV/AIDS surveillance, children's special health services, chronic disease and cancer control, epidemiology and rabies control, genetic diseases, immunizations, influenza, family planning, maternal and child health, sexually transmitted diseases, and tuberculosis.

Linda Ovitt - Office Manager
John Warrington - Chief Sanitarian

Hours:
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday.

Eligibility:
Residents of Louisiana.

Documents To Bring:
Call the number given or come by health unit.



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