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Learn what's new with us from our corporate news, announcements and featured interviews with donors, recipients, researchers and medical collaborators. Through the dedication and generosity of so many Canadians, we are often in a community near you, raising awareness and making connections that will serve patients today and for many tomorrows to come.  Our stories are your stories.  Our publications are your window into the work that we do.

Latest News

Canadian Blood Services launches refreshed strategic approach

Wednesday, January 31, 2024
Our Strategic Plan 2024+, Delivering value to patients, donors and health systems, is now available

Donate joy: lifesaving blood and plasma donations will give families a reason to celebrate this holiday season

Tuesday, December 19, 2023
News release
DECEMBER 19, 2023 (OTTAWA) – More than 31,000 blood and plasma donors are needed across Canada before January 7, to ensure patients in hospitals have the life essentials they depend on.

Planned maintenance complete

Sunday, December 10, 2023
Canadian Blood Services will be undertaking planned maintenance to modernize our information technology infrastructure beginning 19:00 ET on Sunday, Dec. 10, 2023.