A major increase in blood usage over the last 3 weeks means blood supplies are critically low.
For the week of 27th June all whole blood clinics will temporarily revert to Walk In clinics (suspending appts) to facilitate as many donors as possible donating. We are asking donors who are texted in areas where clinics are scheduled to make a special effort to attend your clinic. Your support is much appreciated. Thank you.
If you can’t find an upcoming clinic, you can still register your details, and a member of our local Donor Services team will contact you about upcoming clinics and answer any questions you have about giving blood. Of course, you don’t need to register to actually give blood! Also you can visit any clinic 90 days after your last donation.
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