Madison County Resources
Madison County has a population of 41,000, 92% Anglo and 8% persons of color.
The average household income is $44 ,000, with 8% living below the poverty line. 27% are single parents and 13% are college graduates. 34% have no faith involvement.
The largest town is London with a population of 23,000, 15% of which are persons of color.
There are 8 United Methodist Churches in Madison County; all but one are small and rural.
You should take:
Social Security Cards for all members of household
Identification (Drivers License, State ID, etc.)
Proof of income, if possible
Food Thru Faith 51 W. Center St. London, OH 43140 (740-852-4735)
Good Samaritan Food Pantry 36 Center St. West Jefferson, OH 43164 (614-879-8130)
HELP House Community Outreach 122 E. Center St. London, OH 43140 (740-852-1980)
Mt. Sterling Community Center 164 E. Main St.Mt. Sterling, OH 43143 (740-869-2453)
Open: Tuesdays 4 to 7 PM & Thursdays 9 AM to 1 PM. Families can receive food once month.
Requirements: Must have a Mt. Sterling address and/or have a 869 phone exchange & picture I.D.
The Plain City Food Pantry 156 W. Main St., Plain City, Ohio 4306 (614-733-0909)
Open: Saturdays 10 to 12PM
Requirements: Picture I.D. on first visit. Will accept residents from London, West Jefferson & Plain City. Families can receive food once a month.
The Welcome Table located at St. Paul AME Church 11 Center St. London, OH 43140
(An affiliate under the 501(c)3 umbrella of Ministry For Community)
Open: Thursday evenings from 5 to 7 PM. Serving a nutritious, free dine-in meal and wonderful fellowship.
Domestic Violence Shelter - A Friend's House London call 740-852-7761
LIft Up on High, transitional housing- contact Sue McClelland at First UMC- 740-852-0462