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12 October 2020

Covid-19: Advice for donors

LIVE DOCUMENT: Our current advice to donors

18 September 2020

Find out more about Convalescent Plasma donation

LIVE DOCUMENT: If you've recovered from Covid-19, your plasma might have antibodies which can help others.

Huge thanks to Scotland’s blood and platelet donors who have provided an amazing response since Covid-19 restrictions began.

Police Scotland give blood at Aberdeen Donor Centre.

From Tuesday 31st March, Dundee Donor Centre sessions will temporarily move to the Marryat Hall.

Changes to Aberdeen Donor Centre opening hours

Scotblood 2020, scheduled to take place on 4th and 5th June 2020, has been postponed indefinitely.

All sessions are currently going ahead as normal. We will update you if this changes.

This year will see some exciting changes to blood collection in Scotland.

David Mackenzie, who recently gave his 300th donation at Inverness blood donor centre shares his thoughts on his milestone donation.

Current blood stock levels across Scotland Tuesday 20 October

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

Learn more about blood types