Organ donation

Organ and tissue donation is considered an essential part of quality end-of-life care. Deceased organ donation is the process of giving an organ or a part of an organ, at the time of the donor's death, for the purpose of transplantation to another person.
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Canadian Living Organ Donation: What you need to know (resources for all provinces/territories A province-by-province guide to organ donor registries.
Canadian Association of Transplantation An organization for healthcare professionals such including physicians, surgeons, scientists and allied health professionals working in the field of transplantation. Has links to sign up for organ donation for each province/territory.
Canadian Transplant Society and directory for provinces/territories An association created to raise awareness about organ donation and transplantations, and celebrate saving lives. Features an online directory to sign up for organ donation for each province/territory.
Canadian Institute for Health Information — Information on organ replacement The Canadian Institute for Health Information provides data and information used to improve the health care system and the country's population. Site features information and studies on organ replacement in Canada.
Canadian Funerals — information on Body Donation (for research) in registered medical schools in Canada Information from Canadian Funerals on body donation to registered medical schools in Canada.
Alberta Organ and Tissue Donation Registry Organ and Tissue Donation Registry for individuals living in Alberta. Information on becoming a donor, consent to donate, and more.
B.C. Transplant and its Organ donation registry and The BC Transplantation Support Network Resources and information on organ donation for residents of British Columbia. The BC Transplantation Support Network specializes in kidney transplantations. The site has resources and information for both donors and recipients.
Manitoba Government on Organ Donation and Transplant Manitoba Information on how to sign up for Organ and Tissue Donation for residents of Manitoba. Transplantation Manitoba Gift of Life has a variety of different transplant programs ranging from kidney, heart, and lung transplants. The site also has a directory of various donation programs.
Open - Organ/Tissue Donation Information on organ donation in Newfoundland and Labrador.
New Brunswick Organ Donation Program Information on organ donation and how to become a donor in Newfoundland and Labrador.
Organ Donation from Canadian Living Resources and Open - Organ/Tissue Donation Organ donation information for the areas of Northwest Territories.
NS government links for organ donation Various forms and articles from the Nova Scotia Health Authority in regards to organ donation. Download the Legacy of Life form to register to become an organ donor in Nova Scotia.
Organ Donation from Canadian Living Resources Organ donation information for the territory of Nunavut.
Ontario Government forms for organ donation, general information, Trillium Gift of Life Network, and Be a Donor Various Ontario Government forms for organ donation, information, and information of the Trillium Gift of Life Network. Information on Be a Donor.ca, which allows Ontarians to sign up to be an organ donor.
Health PEI Coalition on Organ and Tissue Donation Organ donation information for the areas of Northwest Territories.
Quebec Transplant (including PDF on information for 'living donors') Organ donation information for individuals living in Quebec. Includes a downloadable PDF on information in Living Donors.
Saskatchewan government Organ/Tissue Donation information Organ and Tissue Transplants and Donations for individuals living in Saskatchewan.
Yukon government on Organ/Tissue Donation Information on organ donation, how to become an organ donor, and Q&As specifically for individuals living in Yukon.