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United Blood Services reports unusual decline in donations, asking public to help

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

It may be the last thing on your mind right now, but giving blood would really help out United Blood Services.

There's a huge need right now. Of course, there's a high number of incidents during the holiday weekend.

Overall, the organization is reporting an unusual decline in donations this summer. Now, it's asking you to help out Monday and in the coming days.

The donation center is located at One Calais Avenue in Baton Rouge.

The hours are:

Monday: 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

All blood types are needed.

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