The St.Kitts-Nevis-National Blood Transfusion Services encourages persons to become volunteer blood donors (donating every 3-4 months) or registering as volunteer donors. Increased blood donations ensures there is always a safe and secure blood supply to those who are in need.
Please note Blood donation is a momentary discomfort that can provide a lifetime of difference for a patient.
- Blood donations can be made at the blood bank at Joseph N France General Hospital between the hours of 8:30 - 1:00pm , Monday to Friday.
- Age of donors 17-65 years, below 17 years a signed guardian consent is required
- Potential donors should have a healthy meal at least an hour before donating and drink plenty of fluids the day of donation especially water