Am I Eligible?

Anyone who is in good health, is at least sixteen years old (16 year old donors require written permission from parent or guardian), and weighs at least 110 pounds may donate blood every 56 days.

  • If you have questions regarding  whole blood or apheresis donation, call: 800-280-5337

Some health conditions or medications may temporarily or permanently prevent persons from donating blood.

If you have a question regarding your eligibility to donate blood and would like to discuss it with a Blood Center nurse, please call CBCO at 800-280-5337, or email your question here.

Here are some common questions and answers regarding donor eligibility:

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