Organ Donor Registries

New Brunswick

  • You can indicate your intent to be a donor by checking the appropriate box and signing your Medicare renewal form. New Medicare cards will have your wishes about donation clearly displayed on the card. If you wish to indicate your intent to be a donor before renewing your card, please contact Service New Brunswick:
    http://www.gnb.ca/0051/0217/organ/index-e.asp

Nova Scotia

  • To become an organ and tissue donor in Nova Scotia, you sign up through your Health Card:
    • Download the Organ & Tissue Donation Form
    • Fill in the form and sign it
    • Fax or mail the form to MSI Registry and Enquiry, P.O. Box 500, Halifax, NS B3J 2S1
  • A completed Organ and Tissue Form does not guarantee a donation - your family should also be aware of your wishes
  • http://www.legacyoflife.ns.ca/how_to_be_a_donor/

Prince Edward Island

  • You can place a red sticker on your P.E.I. health card. The sticker is mailed to you with your health card renewal form. 
  • You can have a red heart engraved on your driver's license at the time of renewal. If you have already renewed your driver's license, you can still go to the Ministry of Transportation offices and they will add it for free. 
  • You can express your wish to donate organs and tissues in writing when preparing your health care directive.
  • People are encouraged to speak to their families about their wishes
  • http://www.healthpei.ca/organandtissuedonation

Newfoundland & Labrador

  • You can indicate your “Intent to Donate” organs and tissues by completing your Medical Care Plan (MCP) application or renewal form at http://www.health.gov.nl.ca/health/forms/index.html#3. The word “ORGAN DONOR” will appear on your MCP card. This indicates your intent to donate after death..
  • You can learn about becoming a ‘Living Donor’ by contacting your local Kidney Transplant Program. (Eastern, Central and Labrador can contact 777-3601 and Western residents can contact 637-5000 ext. 6190).
  • http://www.easternhealth.ca/Give.aspx?d=1&id=323&p=53

 

 

 

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