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Anthony Nolan

0303 303 0303

Anthony Nolan is a UK charity which matches bone marrow and blood stem cell donors to patients with blood cancer and blood disorders. The charity match three donors and patients a day, and more are always needed.


020 8747 5620 

DKMS is a global not-for-profit organisation dedicated to the fight against blood cancer through recruiting stem cell donors and providing second chances of life, creating awareness of blood disorders and raising funds to match donor registration costs.

Generation Scotland 

0131 651 8718

Generation Scotland is Scotland's largest family health study exploring the health and wellbeing of people in Scotland. They recruited their first volunteers back in 2006 and now have over 30,000 participants from all over Scotland. Their aim is to improve the heath and wellbeing of current and future generations. 

Global Blood Fund

Global Blood Fund is a charity dedicated to reducing worldwide inequities in blood safety and sufficiency. Since 2008, they have helped over 50 poorly resourced countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America better serve their communities.


The Joint United Kingdom Blood Transfusion and Tissue Transplantation Services Professional Advisory Committee (JPAC). 

Organ Donation Scotland

0300 123 2323

More than 500 people in Scotland needing life saving organ transplants. Organ Donation Scotland is the national campaign to sign up new donors to the NHS Organ Donor Register. Pledging as an organ donor can help others live after your death - you can sign up online, over the phone, or by post.

Waverley Care 

Waverley Care offer HIV, hepatitis C and sexual health support and advice to everyone in Scotland. Their live chat function is online from 12-5pm on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays, and can be opened by clicking the green 'send message' button on each of their web pages.

Other UK Blood Transfusion Services

While the Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service operates in Scotland, England, Wales and Northern Ireland all have their own blood services. We work in partnership, and hold the same high standards across all four services.

NHS Blood and Transplant (England)

0300 123 2323

Northern Ireland Blood Transfusion Service

0289 032 1414

Irish Blood Transfusion Service

00 353 1432 2800

Welsh Blood Service

0800 252 266

Current blood stock levels across Scotland Sunday 16 June

We aim to retain 6 days of stocks at any time in order to meet the requirements of patients in Scotland.

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