Centre for Blood Donations calls out for life-saving donations

Miguela Xuereb

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

Next Friday (14th June) will be celebrated as World Day of Blood Donors. To commemorate the day, the Blood Donation Centre is appealing to anyone who can donate blood to do so as it helps to save lives throughout the year.

Anyone who wants to donate blood is advised to visit the Centre for Blood Donations in Gwardamangia between the daily opening hours of 8AM and 6PM. (Last entry at 6PM)

The Mobile Blood Donation Unit will also be operating on Sunday 9th June between 8.30AM and 1PM at the church in Pembroke.

The health centre in Xewkija in Gozo will also be operating for blood donations on Sunday between 8AM and 1PM (last entry at 1PM).

The Administration centre advises donors not to eat or drink before donating. They are also advised to bring their identity card, driving licence or Maltese passport.