Canadian Blood Services

Blood donors to honour one man’s community service


08/13/2020
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People in Surrey, B.C. will donate blood in memory of Cody Allard

Canadian Blood Services launches the #NovaScotiaStrong campaign, Aug.14-31


08/13/2020
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Canadians asked to donate blood in honour of Nova Scotia victims

Fundraiser and cancer survivor turns his passion for cycling into a lifeline for patients


08/11/2020
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While many people’s most vivid childhood memories often involve birthday parties or the first day of school, Neill Spencer’s clearest flashbacks are of blood donation clinics and sugary snacks. 

Plasma donors become ‘Friday Friends’


08/10/2020
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Dedicated plasma donors become friends after years of regular appointments

Lifelong donor inspired by patient


08/10/2020
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Surprise meeting motivates Brian Boyd to keep donating plasma

‘I love hearing the donors’ stories’


08/06/2020
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Kristy Schwenning is part of the “travelling roadshow” that visits communities on Vancouver Island

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
    13
    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
    10
    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
    7
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type O positive

  • Good supply
    8
    days of inventory on hand.

    Inventory level for blood type O negative