Did you know that as little as one blood donation in your lifetime can save up to three lives?
During this time of uncertainty it is crucial we are doing everything we can to support our communities, and this includes giving blood if we are healthy. Australia needs more than 29,000 donations every year, and World Blood Donor Day brings an opportunity to raise awareness to this.
Most people are able to give blood, as long as you;
Temporarily, you may be unable to give blood if you;
You will not be able to give blood if you;
Blood donations are needed all over the world to ensure there is enough access to safe and quality-assured blood.
To find out more on your eligibility to donate, and where to go across Australia visit https://www.donateblood.com.au/
To find out more about World Blood Donor Day visit https://www.who.int/news-room/events/detail/2020/06/14/default-calendar/world-blood-donor-day-2020
Thank you for keeping a safe distance, and thank you for donating blood.