Have you had COVID-19?
If you have had COVID-19 and fully recovered, you may be able to help save the lives of other patients by donating your plasma.
Donate COVID-19 Plasma
Blood Donor Program
Until further notice during the COVID-19 pandemic, Baystate Health is relocating all blood and platelet donations to 361 Whitney Avenue in Holyoke on the 2nd floor.
Please call us at 413-794-4600 to make an appointment. Walk-ins are accepted during these hours:
Sunday: 8 a.m.-12 p.m.
Monday: 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Tuesday: 12 p.m.-8 p.m.
Wednesday: 12 p.m.-8 p.m.
Thursday: 12 p.m.-8 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Donors should follow signs to the Education Center.
We're taking extra precautions during the COVID-19 pandemic for the safety and health of donors, including:
- Prescreening donors
- Extra precautionary cleaning
- Spacing out donors to comply with social distancing and group gathering restrictions.
Per the FDA, donors should refrain from blood donation if in the past 14 days they have:
All eligible donors will receive a ticket to Six Flags (for future use, valid through 1/3/21) and a gift card to Big Y or Dunkin’.
Please contact the Baystate Health Blood Donor Center at 413-794-4600 to:
- Make an appointment to donate blood
- Make an appointment to donate platelets
- Notify us if you are diagnosed with COVID-19 after your donation
- Ask questions
Sponsor a Blood Drive
The Baystate Health Blood Donor Program is happy to work with both businesses and individuals alike to host a sponsored blood drive at 361 Whitney Avenue in Holyoke. Whether you are looking for a team building activity or to honor a loved one, giving back to our community with a blood donation can save up to two lives!
Email Amy Khalil to organize a blood drive.
Frequently Asked Questions
If you're considering donating blood, you probably have questions.
Here are some of the most common: