Unted Blood Services Urges Blood Donations
Winter storm stalls donations of all blood types
The winter conditions have forced the cancellation of blood drives and the closure of the United Blood Services donor center on Tuesday and Wednesday. These closures caused a loss of over 800 pints of blood that were projected to be collected. High patient usage and a lack of blood donations have caused an on-going need for blood and blood donors. United Blood Services is down to a less than one day supply to service all local hospitals. Your blood donation is needed immediately.
Donors are welcome to make appointments online at www.UnitedBloodServices.org or by calling 337-235-LIFE (5433).
The Lafayette donor center at 1503 Bertrand Drive is open every day with extra staff to accommodate walk...
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