Media


Our newsroom is a place for journalists to learn more about our organization and the services we provide to Canadians. 

For all media inquiries, please contact: media@blood.ca | 1-877-709-7773

Due to the large volume of media enquiries we receive, we are not able to help students with research or other projects. Our annual reports provide comprehensive corporate information about our work in blood, plasma, stem cells, and organs and tissues.

Latest News

Blood and plasma collection disrupted by weather conditions: donors needed now


Tuesday, December 27, 2022
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News release
There is an immediate need for donors from all communities to book and keep appointments and help restore and grow the blood and plasma supply for patients this winter season.

Pressing need for lifesaving blood and plasma donations, yet only 1 in 10 plan to give over the holidays: Survey


Tuesday, December 13, 2022
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News release
While 6 out of 10 eligible donors in Canada believe donating blood or plasma over the holidays is important, only 1 in 10 plans to book an appointment before Dec. 31.

Ensuring access to immunoglobulins in Canada


Thursday, December 01, 2022
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Statement
Canadian Blood Services reiterates how it will protect patients from a global shortage of these lifesaving medications