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Parents share heartfelt letter honouring baby son who gave life through organ donation

Wednesday, 21 Dec 2016

The parents of a Kenyan-American baby boy who became the UK’s youngest lung donor have written a heartfelt letter honouring their son and sharing their experience as parents of an organ donor

Faffing can be fatal, loafing can be lethal

Tuesday, 06 Dec 2016

Public urged: What are you waiting for - take a few minutes this Christmas to join the NHS Organ Donor Register

Funding announced to encourage living donation within BAME communities

Monday, 07 Nov 2016

A new Living Transplant Initiative, funded by NHS Blood and Transplant and led by the National BAME Transplant Alliance, is now open for submissions.

500 people have now donated a kidney to a stranger

Wednesday, 21 Sep 2016

More than 500 people have helped save the life of stranger by becoming a living kidney donor, NHS Blood and Transplant announces.

Families need to talk about organ donation, to give thousands waiting the chance of a 'new beginning'

Monday, 05 Sep 2016

New NHS Blood and Transplant campaign calls for people to help ‘Turn an End. Into a Beginning’ by talking about organ donation