CURRENT volunteers' news and needs:
Child Abuse Prevention Center of Maryland needs those volunteers who will work with one family in their home to help parents solve problems and build self-confidence. The volunteer will become a role model, supportive friend, advocate and caring companion who helps parents understand disciplining without abuse. Training is from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 17 and 18 at the Exchange Center, 1310 S. Charles St. Call 576-2414.
Baltimore Zoo wants volunteers for several areas of help such as on-site exhibit interpretation and program instruction as well as off-site outreach such as the Zoomobile, the traveling exhibit. Classes will be held in October and in November. Call: 396-7623.