News Releases

LIFESHARE IN LAKE CHARLES RE-OPENS AND EXTENDS HOURS TO SUPPORT LOCAL PATIENTS

August 30, 2017, Lake Charles, La. – LifeShare Blood Center, 214 Dr. Michael DeBakey Dr., will reopen Thursday, August 31. The Lake Charles donor center is extending hours to help increase the blood supply after suspending operations earlier this week. Read More...

EXTENDED HOURS AT OPEN CENTERS

Updated August 30, 2017 – LifeShare Blood Center is extending its center hours until 7:00 p.m. today through Thursday, August 31 to accommodate additional blood donations because of the severe weather along the coast. Eligible donors are encouraged to help support patients in Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana, and to help maintain a stable supply in our community.  Read More...

IMPENDING WEATHER INCREASES NEED FOR BLOOD DONORS

August 23, 2017 -- Predictions from the National Hurricane Center indicate severe weather and especially flooding throughout the area LifeShare Blood Center serves near the Texas-Louisiana coast. In order to ensure blood is available for hospitals and patients LifeShare serves in the southeastern Texas and south Louisiana area, they are asking eligible donors in all locations to make a blood donation prior to the weather impact. Read More...