Platelets must be transfused within 5 days of collection.
Volunteers are an integral part of NZBS and they help to enhance the experience of donating blood by providing each and every blood donor with excellent customer service. We count on them to contribute towards making the experience of donating blood an exceptional and positive one.
We are seeking volunteers from a cross section of the New Zealand Community who can help us out Monday to Friday within our Donor Centres or mobile blood drives. Working as a volunteer for NZBS will give you a sense of belonging, pride and satisfaction as you assist us in providing an essential community service.
Volunteers come from a variety of backgrounds such as: