WISH needs help in peer counseling for women

Volunteer/Where good neighbors get together

October 30, 1990

CURRENT volunteers' needs and news:

WISH (Women In Self Help), an anonymous peer counseling service operated by women from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, needs volunteers. Training is given. Call 433-9402.

Walter P. Carter Center, a mental health-care facility, wants volunteers in various departments. Call Jayne Heck-Hackley, 328-2218.

Special Olympics Maryland wants volunteers for its Public Awareness Committee to promote annual events and year-round programs. Call Randi Garfield, 931-4100.

Baltimore County Commission on Aging wants volunteers for its SAVE Program, which places retired adults in suitable volunteer positions within the county government. Call Bea Newman, 887-3219.

Children's Hospital has several immediate needs for volunteers. Call Donna Wilson, 462-6800, Ext. 330.

Project S.A.T. (Scholarship Advisory Team) wants volunteers to work through the Governor's Office on Volunteerism and be trained to help students and parents with assistance in completing the financial aid forms for colleges and universities. Students begin filling out forms in January so volunteers are needed to train in December and help students in January and February, 1991. Contact the Maryland Higher Education Commission, 16 Francis St., Annapolis, 21401-1781 or call 1-974-2971.

The Women's Board of the Johns Hopkins Hospital will hold its 34th annual Evergreen Carriage House Christmas Sale at the Carriage House, 4545 N. Charles St. A preview party from 5:30 to 9 p.m., Nov. 7 is $45 per person with shopping hours 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 8; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Nov. 9 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 10. Shopping admission is $5. For lectures, tours and special events, call 955-5924.

The Family Connection offers counseling, programs for abused children and classes and workshops for day-care certification. Volunteers are needed for office work. Call 363-0060 after 10:30 a.m.

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