Learn more about donor eligibility including changes to the donation criteria, hemoglobin information, how travelling outside of Canada affects eligibility, donating while on medication, eligibility facts and more.
We manage the national supply of blood products for all the provinces and territories (excluding Quebec). Many variables can impact our inventory such as weather, holidays or tragic events. Below is an overview of our inventory levels across all blood types.
Donor centre locations and hours
We recruit and collect blood, plasma and platelet donations at over 13,000 donation events every year. We have 35 permanent donor centres and over 4000 mobile donor centres across Canada.