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Where Can I Donate?

The American Red Cross holds blood drives 7 days a week in communities where you work and live.

Where to Give Blood

To find a blood drive near you, click here or call 1-800-GIVE LIFE.

The American Red Cross also holds regular blood drives at its Donor Center and Regularly Scheduled Mobile locations:

Red Cross Donor Centers

Fairfield County Donor Center
596 Westport Avenue
Norwalk, CT
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 12:00pm - 5:45pm
Saturdays, 9:30am - 1:15pm

Whole blood donations may be scheduled via telephone at 1-800-GIVE LIFE or online at www.givelife.org.

Regularly Scheduled Mobile Drives

Connecticut Blood Center
209 Farmington Avenue (Route 4)
Farmington, CT
Wednesdays, 12:45pm - 5:45pm
Saturdays, 6:30am - 11:00am

Bristol
Clarion Hotel, 42 Century Drive
Bristol, CT
2nd Tuesday of each month, 1:45 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.

Hartford
242 Trumbull Street
Hartford, CT
2 Mondays per month, 9:00 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Please call 1-800-GIVE LIFE for scheduled dates

Manchester
Elks Lodge, 30 Bissell Street
Manchester, CT
2 Thursdays per month, 1:45 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.
Please call 1-800-GIVE LIFE for scheduled dates

New Haven
American Red Cross Chapter House, 703 Whitney Avenue
New Haven, CT
Fridays, 12:45 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.

Stamford
Tully Health Center, 32 Strawberry Hill Court
Stamford, CT
Saturdays, 8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Wallingford
Zandri's Stillwood Inn, 1074 South Colony Road
Wallingford, CT
4th Wednesday of each month, 1:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.
Please call 1-800-GIVE LIFE to confirm scheduled dates

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