Blood donation sessions throughout June in Gozo, starting next Tuesday
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There will be an opportunity to donate blood throughout June with a number of sessions taking place in Gozo, organised by the National Blood Transfusion Service, with the opening session next Tuesday.
In fact, June is quite special, because it is during this month that blood donors are remembered through World Blood Donor Day, which is marked on the 14th of June.
The public on Gozo are being invited to help meet the constant demand for blood by making a donation on one of the dates shown below.
Donations can be made at the District Health Centre in Xewkija, located in Triq tall- Hamrija, between the Primary School and the Bocci Club.
Sundays – last registration 1:00pm
9th June from 8: 00am to 1:00pm
23rd June from 8: 00am to 1:00pm
Tuesdays – last registration 5:00pm
4th June from 1:00pm-5:00pm
18th June from 1:00pm-5:00pm.
The Service reminds everyone that it is important to always take your Identity Card, Driving License or Maltese Passport and to drink plenty of water beforehand.
The Service thanks everyone in advance who intends to donate.
To find out if you are eligible to donate blood please see here.