Organ Donation Week is from 20th to 26th September
NHS Blood & Transplant, in partnership with the British
Transplantation Society, have launched a new patient information website for organ transplantation.
Scotland is moving to an opt-out system for organ and tissue donation from 26 March.
Make your organ donation decision and encourage others to do the same this Organ Donation Week.
The latest organ donation and transplant activity report published today
Max and Keira’s Law – the Organ Donation (Deemed Consent) Act, has come into effect today, 20 May 2020
Update on organ donation and transplant activity
Today the Government has announced the date that the new opt-out system will come into effect.
CBBC have produced a documentary called My Life, My Heart, which follows the story of Jack, now aged 13, while he waited for and eventually received a heart transplant.
In the lead up to the change in law, NHS Blood and Transplant is urging families across England to talk about their organ donation decision, with the campaign message ‘Pass it on’.