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Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office to host blood drive

Blood drive
Posted at 10:22 AM, Jan 23, 2022

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office is teaming up with Vitalant to host a blood drive at Sheriff's Headquarters on Tuesday, Jan. 23 from 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

To schedule an appointment, visit [] using the sponsor code 1493 or call (805) 542-8500.

Donors should bring a photo ID, eat well and drink plenty of water prior to donating blood.

Donors must be at least 16 years old and there is no upper age limit. Sixteen-year-olds must bring a signed Vitalant parental consent form found online at

People with questions about eligibility can call 877-258-4825.