Give Blood Save a Life in Killybegs at The Tara Hotel




 

Blood Clinic:  Blood Donation Clinic at Tara Hotel, Thursday, 19th October, 2.30pm - 5pm and 7pm - 9.30pm.

 

Giving blood makes it possible for many people to lead normal healthy lives.  Every year thousands of patients require blood transfusions in our hospitals, because they are undergoing surgery, recovering from cancer or have been in a serious accident. People give blood for many reasons

People give blood for many reasons

 

 
  • they know somebody who needed or needs blood

 

  • they know they might need blood at some point in their own lives

 

  • they would like to give something back to their community

 

 

How much blood is needed?

 

 

  • 3,000 donations are needed every week

 

  • Over 1,000 people receive transfusions every week in Ireland

 

  • Only 3% of the Irish population give blood, providing blood for a population of over 4 million

 

  • Only 5% of the Irish population eligible to give blood do so

 

  • A car accident victim may require up to 30 units of blood

 

  • A bleeding ulcer could require anything between 3-30 units of blood

 

This is the time to start to give blood

Check-in Date:

Check-out Date: