Blood Services Cancels Gravenhurst Event - Bracebridge Still On - March 30th
Canadian Blood Services announced that due to a closure of the Gravenhurst YMCA, they won’t be able to hold their blood donation event on Tuesday March 31st. While they have to cancel the clinic in Gravenhurst, the Bracebridge Sportsplex event will run as scheduled from 2-7pm on Monday March 30th.
In addition to routine cleaning, infection-control and screening practices, and in light of recent developments with COVID-19 they have introduced enhanced cleaning measures, wellness stations and physical distancing measures to better protect anyone who comes through their doors.
Canadian Blood Services says rest assured it is SAFE to donate blood during COVID19 pandemic and it’s critical for patients. They are still encouraging well people to donate to ensure they can continue to meet the needs of Canadian patients in need.