Give blood

ahc_donate_bloodYour donation of 350ml of blood can help save a child’s life in Cambodia.  If you are unable to donate blood and/or would like to help in another way, there are many ways you can support us.

Donation information

  • Anyone in good health who is 17-60 years old of a minimum weight; females and males 44kg can donate
  • Men can give blood every three months, females every four
  • You will need to complete a form about your health history and contact details
  • Sterile single-use equipment is used and performed by trained Blood Bank Laboratory Staff.
  • A small sample of your blood will be taken to check haemoglobin levels and be tested for HIV, Hepatitis B & C and Syphilis
  • Information remains confidential
  • The process will take approx 45 minutes, (including a 15 mins rest at the end).
  • Visit our Information Center - Mon-Fri: 8am-12pm / 2pm-5pm or Sat 8am-12pm.

The American Red Cross also has a few recommendations for before, during and after your blood donation which can help you make your experience as safe and successful as possible.