Emergency need for blood donations in Jacksonville, where you can donate

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — There is an emergency need for blood donations in Jacksonville.

LifeSouth Community Blood Centers will be hosting blood drives throughout Northeast Florida since blood supply has reached a critical point.

Those who are eligible can donate at one of LifeSouth’s donor centers or blood drives.

To find a blood drive near you, click here.

All blood types are welcome to donate. Type O and B are especially in demand.

Those who donate will receive a wellness screen, COVID-19 antibody test, and a recognition item.

To schedule your donation call 1-800-795-2707, or click here for more information on LifeSouth Community Blood Centers.