Canadian Blood Services, Central Ontario Region

Service: Newmarket and Area Blood Donor Clinics

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Record #: NKT0445 Last Modified: 29 Jul 2014 Last Full Update: 23 Jul 2014
Record Details
Office PhoneMobile blood donor clinics in Newmarket * please call the toll-free number for information about clinic locations or check the web site at www.blood.ca/clinics
Toll Free Phone1-888-236-6283 1-888-2 DONATE
E-mailfeedback@blood.ca
Websitewww.blood.ca
Contact 1Mary Piccioni, Territory Manager, Canadian Blood Services; Phone: (Business) 905-301-4991; Email: mary.piccioni@blood.ca
Contact 2Clara Angumba, Event Coordinator, Canadian Blood Services; Phone: 647-220-5895; Email: clara.angumba@blood.ca
Volunteer CoordinatorLeanne Bentley, Coordinator, Volunteer Resources, Canadian Blood Services; Phone: 705-792-8077 * (Cell) 705-730-1785; Email: leanne.bentley@blood.ca
Established1998
FundingProvincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care ; Federal
DescriptionManages the blood and blood products supply for Canadians * collects approximately 920,000 units of blood annually and processes it into the components and products that are administered to thousands of patients each year * manages the OneMatch Stem Cell and Marrow Network * the organization screens every donor and tests each unit of blood or blood product collected to ensure that Canadian transfusion medicine research and development remains at the cutting edge
HoursVaries - depends on location * please visit www.blood.ca/clinics for more information
Areas ServedNewmarket - (regular clinics are also scheduled in Aurora and Bradford)
EligibilityAges: 17 year(s) - 71 year(s) 
 
Blood Donors must meet Health Canada health requirements, be between the ages of 17 and 71 birthday (regular donor), or between 17 and 61 birthday (first-time donor) * to continue donating after the 71 birthday * interested blood donors can contact Canadian Blood Services at 1-888-2-DONATE or visit blood.ca prior to donation for complete eligibility information; 
 
OneMatch Stem Cell and Marrow Registry: Join the Canadian Blood Services' OneMatch Stem Cell and Marrow Registry * if you are between 17 and 50 years of age, willing to donate to any patient needing a stem cell transplant and meet certain health-related criteria you are likely eligible to give * visit onematch.ca for more information and to register
ApplicationBlood Donation at local blood donor clinic: Identification with full name and signature, or full name and photograph required * at the time of donation, you will be asked a number of questions to determine your eligibility (for example: if you have/had one of the following, you must wait before donating: dental treatment (extractions, fillings, cleaning, restoration); for cleaning or filling-until the day after treatment; for extraction, root canal or dental surgery-72 hours provided there is full recovery; a cold, flu or sore throat-full recovery; ear or body piercing or tattooing-6 months * Volunteer opportunities are available at local clinics (sign up online at blood.ca); 
 
OneMatch Stem Cell and Marrow Network: Register online at www.onematch.ca using the online form * a follow-up health assessment will be completed by phone to determine eligibility
LanguagesEnglish ; French
FeesNone
Address NotesBlood donor clinics are at various locations
AddressHillcrest Mall Blood Donor Clinic
9350 Yonge St
Richmond Hill, ON L4C 5G2
 
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AccessibilityPlease call 1-888-2-DONATE
SubjectsBlood donor clinics ; Donations ; Volunteer opportunities
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