That's why we want to let Londoners know that ‘Words Save Lives’ – with an appeal for people in London and surrounding areas to talk openly about organ donation.
There are currently 298 people on the waiting list for a heart transplant compared to 240 people at the same time last year.
NHS Blood and Transplant has welcomed the launch of the Government’s consultation into a proposed opt-out organ donation system for England.
Organ Donation Week 2018 will take place from Monday 3rd to Sunday 9th September 2018.
Interfaith Week takes place between 12-19 November 2017. NHS Blood and Transplant is committed to working with the various faith communities to increase understanding of organ donation.