The big white building housing the blood bank (tel: 533 9511) is situated in front of Mubarak Al-Kabeer Hospital in Jabriya near to the 4th Ring Road flyover at the end of Tunis Street. Equipped with the latest technology, it supplies blood to local public and private hospitals.

Donors are always welcome, and may receive a small fee in appreciation. Relatives of those undergoing operations are required to make donations to conserve supplies