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Join us online, wherever you are. Saturday 30 May 2020, 3pm AEST

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National Service of Remembrance

Every year, DonateLife agencies across the country hold Services of Remembrance to honour organ and tissue donors and their families.

Unfortunately, many of this year’s services have been postponed or cancelled as a result of COVID-19 restrictions. Instead, this year we invite the community to join us in a unique online tribute that honours those organ and tissue donors and their families who have generously given the gift of life.

This pre-recorded tribute with speakers from across the country representing donor families, transplant recipients, DonateLife agencies and the Organ and Tissue Authority will run for 30 minutes and be shared on the DonateLife Facebook page.

Please join us online, wherever you are, for the DonateLife National Service of Remembrance on Saturday 30 May 2020, from 3pm AEST
 

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Organ and tissue donation in Australia

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    Australia leads the world for successful organ and tissue transplants.

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    9 out of 10 families agree to donation if their family member was registered on the Australian organ donor register.

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    More than 1,600 Australians are currently waitlisted for an organ transplant.