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Living Donation

Living Donation

Living donation occurs when a living individual decides to donate an organ or part of an organ to someone in need of a transplant. Often, the living donor is a blood relative. However, anyone can be tested to be a living donor.

What Is Living Donation

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Living donation offers an alternative for individuals awaiting transplantation from a deceased donor and increases the existing organ supply. Learn more about about the living donation process.

 

How To Become A Living Donor

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Living donation is one of the biggest decisions you will make in your life. Find out the requirements to become a living donor.

 

Living Kidney Donation

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Kidney transplants are the most frequent type of living donation. Learn how living kidney donation works.

 

Resources For Living Donation

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Learn more about living donation and how to go about starting the process of inquiring information.

 

National Donor Sabbath

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National Donor Sabbath, observed annually in November, seeks to educate faith-based communities about the need for organ, eye and tissue donors. Order free materials to celebrate National Donor Sabbath, taking place Nov. 13-15!

 

iconRegister to Be a Donor

It’s easy to add the donor designation to your driver's license or state I.D. card. In Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware. Sign up today!

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