Blood Donation Services (Garth Englund Blood Center) - UCHealth

Garth Englund Blood Center - UCHealth

Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceAllows individuals to donate blood via center donations and mobile site collection.
LocationLarimer County
Geographical AreaLarimer County
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall for more information, walk in to donate.
Intake RequirementsPhoto ID
Client Information
EligibilityMust be:
- 18 or older (17 with parent consent)
- In good health
- 120 lbs. minimum weight first time donor or 110 lbs. minimum weight if donated before

Blood safety rules require that individuals may not donate if they have:
- Been exposed to the hepatitis or AIDS viruses.
- Had a major illness or surgery in past year.
- Had body piercing or a tattoo in the past year. Donating after body piercing or a tattoo is acceptable if the Garth Englund Blood Donation Center has a letter from your tattoo or piercing artist on file stating they use sterile-needle standards.
- If you have given birth, had a miscarriage or abortion in the past six weeks, or are currently pregnant.
- Been to a malaria-risk country in the past year. If you’ve traveled to Mexico, check with us about donating; the rules have changed and there are fewer restrictions.
- Lived in the United Kingdom and certain U.K. overseas possessions from 1980 to 1996 for periods of time that add up to a total of three months.
- Received a blood transfusion in the United Kingdom since 1980.
- Lived or worked on a U.S. military base in eight other European countries for periods of time that add up to a total of six months.
The years of residence vary by country, but are either 1980 to 1990 or 1980 to 1996.
- Lived or stayed in continental Europe between 1980 and 1996 for periods of time that add up to a total of five years.
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
Hours of Operation Monday, Tuesday, 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Wednesday, Thursday, 9:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.; Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Fort Collins Hours)
Contact Information
Contact's Phone (970) 495-8965
Physical Site Address 1 1025 Pennock Pl
Physical Site Address 2 Ste 104
Physical Site City, State, Zip Fort Collins, CO 80524
Main Phone (970) 495-8965
Fax (970) 495-8967
Web Address
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: UCHealth
Affiliated Program: Garth Englund Blood Center - UCHealth
This Service: Blood Donation Services (Garth Englund Blood Center) - UCHealth
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Blood Banks (LH-0500.0900-100)
Blood Donor Stations (LH-0500.0900-150)