The Anchor House Family Assistance Center and Pantry (Anchor House)

Visit us at the Food Pantry!

You'll find us at 250 S. Vine St. in Seymour. For questions about attending the food pantry, or if you would like to make a donation or volunteer, please call us at 812-522-9308 or drop by our office!

Outside of pantry

Pantry Hours


Monday 10am-3pm
Thursday 12pm-5pm

Pantry Director: Becki McNeeley
812-271-1253 |

Participation Requirements:

  • If you don’t have an ID, Clients will be considered residents of Indiana and Jackson County by self-declaration (no ID required) the first visit.
  • By the 2nd visit you need to bring an ID, library card, bill or something to show that you are a resident of Jackson County.
  • Clients will be served twice per calendar month with no set amount of time between visits.
  • If you are not a resident of Jackson County you will be served ONE time only. You will also be given food pantry information for your respective county.

Income Guidelines:

As we receive USDA Commodities we are required to use their financial guidelines for service. Effective April 1, 2019. Shoppers self-declare they fall within these financial guidelines.

 Household Size  Household Monthly Income  Household Annual Income
 1  $1,926  $23,107
 2  $2,607  $31,284
 3  $3,289  $39,461
 4  $3,970  $47,638
 5  $4,652  $55,815
 6  $5,333  $63,992
7  $6,015  $72,169
8  $6,696  $80,346

For each additional household member add $682 per month.

All families will have points to spend on food items. We allow each family to go shopping in our pantry with those points to find the food that meets their personal dietary and cultural needs. Meat breakdown is 1 in family = 1 meat, 2+ in family = 2 meats. We have fresh fruit, fresh vegetables and bakery bread as well.

This items are available to you through the gracious gifts of private donors, churches, local businesses, food drives, USDA Commodities, grants, United Way Dollars, Trustee Dollars.