Canadian Blood Services

Working together to educate children about organ donation


09/24/2020
  |  
Teacher, mother of organ donor teams up with doctors to change the way kids see organ donation

Joining forces to improve blood research in Canada


09/24/2020
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Idea born over beers became the UBC Centre for Blood Research

Stem cell recipient and the donor she inspired share their story


09/23/2020
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Hear Mackenzie and Robbie’s interview on CBC Radio with Dr. Heidi Elmoazzen, director of stem cells at Canadian Blood Services

Inspiring plasma donors from 3,000 metres up


09/22/2020
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Ian Harrop skydived to celebrate his 600th donation

Donated plasma saves Ottawa man’s life


09/22/2020
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Mike Jones recovered from a rare immune disorder

Cancer survivor feels ‘blessed’ by stem cell donor’s act of kindness


09/19/2020
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Calgary’s Diane Charlebois owes her life to a stranger half a world away

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
    10
    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
    9
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type A negative

  • Good supply
    6
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type B positive

  • Good supply
    9
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type B negative

  • Good supply
    8
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type O positive

  • Good supply
    6
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type O negative