Canadian Blood Services estimates it lost about 400 blood donations in the region last week due to the so-called “weather bomb”.
Numerous blood collection clinics had to be cancelled and the agency has issued a plea for more donors to help replenish supplies.
CBS says it’s important to build up inventory during the winter to be prepared for more severe weather events.
In Moncton, the blood clinic on Mapleton Road is open from Monday to Saturday with various hours.
In Saint John, the blood clinic on University Avenue is open from Thursday to Saturday with various hours.
Call 1-888-2-DONATE to book your appointment.