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Today, the Government has announced that, subject to parliamentary approval, Max and Keira’s Law – the Organ Donation (Deemed Consent) Act – will come into effect on the 20 May 2020.
The importance of giving blood and the impact it can have on saving someone’s life is clear in 17-year-old Oliver Berry’s story.
There was a 60% rise in people getting a kidney from an altruistic donor in 2019 compared to 2018
The need for young men to start donating blood this New Year vital due to a serious gender imbalance in new donors
Annual report on Living Transplant Initiative shows work in the community is continuing to successfully engage BAME groups on topic of organ donation
NHS Blood and Transplant is urging everyone to take the time to consider and take time to talk about their organ donation decision.
NHSBT and Engine Group’s ‘Missing Type’ blood donation campaign named ‘Campaign of the Decade’ by industry magazine PR Week.
Kathleen Hodson's latest platelet donation brought her overall blood and platelet donation credits to an astounding 1500!
More than 6,000 people are facing Christmas on the waiting list for an organ transplant, with over 180 children awaiting a life-saving gift.
Mum and daughters, all affected by Type 1 diabetes, call on more people to join the NHS Organ Donor Register and share decision with friends and family.
NHS Blood and Transplant is now using vein scanners to help train donor carers to carry out venepunctures for blood donation.
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