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Wayne County Food Pantry program announces May schedule


REGION — The Honesdale Area Food Pantry will be held behind the Tri County Beverage Building on Route 6, 214 Willow Ave. in Honesdale from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday May 13. For an emergency need, contact a social services agency.

The Damascus Area Pantry will be held at the Damascus Township Building from 1 to 3 p.m. on Thursday, May 15. For an emergency need, call 570/224-4217 or 570/224-4189.

The Lakewood Area Pantry will be held at the Northern Wayne Family Health Center from 1 to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, May 21. For an emergency need, call 570/798-2859 or 570/798-2229.

The Lakeville Area Pantry will be held at the Paupack Township Municipal Building from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 22. For an emergency need, call 570/352-6177 or 570/226-3115.

The Newfoundland Area Pantry will be held at the Newfoundland Moravian Church on Route 191 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday May 9. For an emergency need, call 570/676-3482 or 570/676-3381.

In case of inclement weather, call 570/253-4646 on your distribution day for an automated message. For information about how to register with a pantry, you should call 570/253-4262. If you are unable to attend, you may ask someone to pick up your food for you. However, they must have your pantry card and a proxy giving them permission to pick up your food.