Canadian Blood Services

His wife lost her cancer battle, but donors gave them hope and time


06/17/2021
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Edmond Chan became a donor champion and advocate as he cared for his wife, Christina, during her 17-year cancer battle

Celebrating National Indigenous Peoples Day


06/16/2021
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Three Indigenous women share stories of their connection to Canada’s Lifeline

Ineligible to donate her own blood, B.C. woman donated cord blood


06/16/2021
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Elaine O'Keeffe became an advocate for Canada's Lifeline and donated her son Charlie's cord blood

B.C. woman grateful for gift of time with her mom


06/15/2021
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For the Albers family, blood donation is a thank you as well as a gift

Donors celebrated for their loyalty to patients during National Blood Donor Week, June 13-19


06/14/2021
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News release
JUNE 14, 2021 (OTTAWA) – Canadian Blood Services is celebrating donors during National Blood Donor Week for maintaining consistent collections throughout COVID-19 and supporting patients in need of lifesaving blood products.

National Blood Donor Week begins with thanks from patients


06/13/2021
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Enjoy stories this week that recognize and celebrate donors for strengthening Canada’s Lifeline

National blood inventory

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. 

 

  • Good supply
    12
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type AB positive

  • Good supply
    11
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type AB negative

  • Good supply
    7
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type A positive

  • Good supply
    7
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type A negative

  • Good supply
    7
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type B positive

  • Good supply
    5
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type B negative

  • Good supply
    6
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type O positive

  • Good supply
    3
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type O negative