Blood Drive: Armstrong Challenges You!

Council and Staff will be filling at least 20 appointments to donate.

For Immediate Release Armstrong, BC – Before the next blood donor clinic opens at St. Joseph’s Church in September, the City of Armstrong staff and council are challenging citizens to fill every available appointment.

“Everyone knows someone who may have been in need or may be affected by a need for Blood Services. Canadian Blood Services is providing an important service to our community and participating in blood drives or donor clinics such as this is necessary for the consistency of the service in Armstrong,” said Mayor Chris Pieper.

Pieper furthered stating that council and staff will be filling at least 20 appointments to donate.

According to the Canadian Blood Services, blood and blood products are a critical part of everyday medical care including major surgeries, medical procedures, cancer treatments and managing diseases and disorders. As a blood donor you form a vital link in Canada’s lifeline, helping many Canadians wake up healthy each day.

Take this two-minute quiz to find out if you are eligible to book your next appointment. Take the quiz now!

DateLocationHours of operationAppointments available
Monday Sept 19’22St. Joseph’s Church 3335 Patterson St1:00pm-5:45pmBook Now
Tuesday Sept 20’22St. Joseph’s Church1:00pm-5:45pmBook Now  

Stage 2 Water Conservation Restrictions Activated: Residents are encouraged to limit watering and to follow the restriction guidelines. For more information, please consider reading the City of Armstrong Water Use and Conservation Bylaw.