Stem cell donors
Hundreds of Canadian men and women are relying on the Stem Cell Donor Registry to find a compatible donor. A stem cell transplant is often their last chance of overcoming a serious illness.
You may be able to help these men and women. Volunteering to donate by enrolling on Héma-Québec’sStem Cell Donor Registry is very simple. All you have to do is devote a little time to inform yourself about the donation process and be prepared to donate stem cells to anyone who needs a transplant.
Here is the story of a donor, Clémentine, and a recipient, Sofia, who fell gravely ill when she was only seven years old.
6 questions about stem cell donation
To learn more about the donation and registration processes:
- watch the videos below or visit the What to expect? and Steps to register pages;
- read the Guide for the potential donor;
- consult the Learn more section;
- call us at 1-800-565-MOEL (6635), ext. 5279.
Stem cell donation: step by step
How to join the Registry?
Hundreds of thousands of people in Canada have already made this generous commitment. Many people owe their lives to the millions of men and women listed on registries all over the world.