Canadian Blood Services

Honouring Canada's Lifeline, in 2020 and beyond


12/29/2020
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These acts of kindness moved us deeply. Let them move you this holiday season

Infinite connections: A baby's need for blood inspires a long-distance friendship


12/24/2020
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Parents bond with nurse who helped their newborn survive, with help from blood donors.

Committed donor inspired to help others for over 50 years


12/23/2020
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Gregory Byron has been a committed blood donor for over 50 years

Edmonton toddler with immune disorder urgently seeks stem cell transplant


12/21/2020
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Jakob Guziak was diagnosed with SCID, a rare condition that threatens his life

Halifax cyclists inspire each other to donate blood


12/18/2020
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Cycling club honours one member’s donation milestone and helps meet another member’s ongoing need for donated blood

Sikh Nation recognized for contributions to Canada's Lifeline


12/18/2020
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Sikh Nation recognized for contributions to 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
    16
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type AB positive

  • Good supply
    14
    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
    5
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type B positive

  • Good supply
    12
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type B negative

  • Good supply
    10
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type O positive

  • Good supply
    7
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type O negative