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Programs & Services

Organ, Tissue and Eye Donation

 Location: Aberhart Centre

Coordinates organ, eye and tissue donations in Alberta.

Donations of organs and tissues may include:

  • Organs: heart, lungs, liver, kidneys, pancreas, and small bowel
  • Tissues: eyes, skin, heart valves, bones, connective tissue and placenta

To find out how to record your wishes to donate organs and / or tissues after you die, visit the Organ and Tissue Donation Registry.

For more information visit our website.

Contact Details

Aberhart Centre

Location Info
Room 9423
11402 University Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta
T6G 2J3
Getting There

Parking and Public transportation available

Entrance is located off University Avenue east of the Cross Cancer Institute south of Kaye Edmonton Clinic South and southwest of the University of Alberta Hospital. Many bus routes through area. LRT Health Sciences station nearby.

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

8:00 am - 4:00 pm


A donor coordinator is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, on call.

Health Care Professionals only who require immediate assistance should contact the University of Alberta Hospital Switchboard at 780-407-8822 and ask for the on call HOPE Coordinator or CTC Tissue Specialist to be paged.

Service Providers May Include
coordinators, eye bank specialists, tissue specialists
Referral Needed

A health care professional refers a potential donor to the on-call Donor Coordinator via ROCA or Switchboard.

Service Access

Call for more information.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations
Also Known As
HOPE Program
Comrehensive Tissue Centre, Human Organ Procurement and & Exchange, Lions Eye Bank, Southern Alberta Organ Donation Program, Southern Alberta Tissue Program