Red Cross blood donations are needed now more than ever with COVID and flu ravaging stocks

Olivia Ireland
By Olivia Ireland
July 1 2022 - 7:30pm
Kate Waterford has needed blood transfusions three times in her life. Picture: Keegan Carroll

The nation's supply of live-saving blood is under critical pressure with donations at record low levels amid COVID-19 and flu cancellations.

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Olivia Ireland

Olivia is a reporter for the Canberra Times. She has covered local news, arts, education and business and is beginning her rotation with Federal Politics. Olivia started as an intern in August 2021 and began her career with the Times after completing her studies in November 2021.

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