Why does it matter?Organ donation is the gift of an organ to someone who needs it and whose life depends on it.
FAQFrequently asked questions about organ and tissue donation.
What about my faith?Many people are concerned that organ donation may conflict with their religious beliefs.
My storyRead about the experiences of both who needed a transplant and those who chose to donate.
UK minorities face chronic organ donor shortage
Every year, hundreds of members of Britain’s ethnic minorities die waiting for organ transplant operations.It is because they need donors from their own ethnic groups. Though they make up 8 per cent of the population, only a tiny fraction are registered donors.
Charities to Celebrate Improved Organ Donation System in England Three Years On
In May 2020 the law around organ donation in England changed meaning all adults in England are now considered to...
Delivering improvements to organ transplant services
A webinar was held on 21 February to discuss challenges for transplant patients from ethnic minority background, as well as...
NHS Blood and Transplant seeking registered nurses
Dear Colleague, NHS Blood and Transplant is an inclusive employer that values difference and promotes diversity at all job levels...