A chance to donate blood Tuesday at Xewkija District Health Centre
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Summer is here, bringing the added risk of accidents through many causes, it can also mean a shortage of blood, with the higher temperatures having an affect on the number of people providing blood donations.
The National Blood Transfusion Service has said that with this in mind, it is is holding a blood donation session in Gozo and is inviting members of the public, if their health permits, to donate blood next Tuesday the 5th of June.
Donations can be made at the District Health Centre in Xewkija. The session will be 1:00pm to 5:00pm (last registration until 5:00pm).
It is important to always take your Identity Card, or Driving License or Maltese Passport and to drink plenty of water beforehand.
The Service thanks everyone who intends to donate.
To find out if you are eligible to donate blood please see here.