Who Can Donate Umbilical Cord Blood?

Qualification criteria

To register for the Public Cord Blood Bank, the future mothers must:

  • be in good health;
  • be aged over 18;
  • be pregnant with one baby (not twins);
  • register prior to the 36th week of pregnancy;
  • give birth at one of our current partner hospital centres:
  • St. Mary's Hospital
  • CHU Sainte-Justine Mother and Child University Hospital Center
  • McGill University Health Centre (Glen site)
  • Centre hospitalier de l'Université Laval (CHUL)
  • Hôpital de la Cité-de-la-Santé de Laval
  • LaSalle General Hospital
  • Hôpital du Sacré-Coeur de Montréal
  • Lakeshore General Hospital
  • Jewish General Hospital

For more information:

To register: