australian red cross blood service


APP-solutely Amazing!

The Australian Red Cross Blood Service has just launched the Donate Blood App to make saving lives even more simple.  Free for download for IOS (App Store) and Android (Google Play), just search for ‘donate blood or blood donor’ and look for the Blood Service logo. How does the Donate Blood App help? ·         Save time and book, reschedule or cancel appointments […]

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Join The ‘Plasma Movement’ In 2018

You may have heard that there’s a new approach to donating blood.  All donors – new and current – are encouraged to donate PLASMA. PLASMA is the liquid component that forms the majority of your blood.  It’s what your red blood cells float in, and it’s loaded with thousands of proteins and nutrients that are […]

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Blood Donors Needed This Winter In Toowoomba And Ipswich

The Australian Red Cross Blood Service in Toowoomba needs another 200 donors and Ipswich another 80, to give blood in the coming weeks, as winter takes its toll on national blood stocks. Sandee Thompson from the Blood Service urged new and lapsed donors to roll up their sleeves and give blood this winter, when the […]

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400 Donations Sets Toowoomba Record

Westbrook‘s Susanne Maurer has become the first Towoomba woman to reach a milestone of 400 blood donations when she made her latest donation on Wednesday, 22nd March, 2017. Mrs Maurer is now one of only 7 Queensland women to reach 400 donations,  having helped saved the lives of up to 1,200 Australians along the way. […]

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