The Irish Blood Transfusion Services is holding a number of blood donation clinics this week in the Castlecourt Hotel, Westport.
The first clinic runs this evening (Monday ) from 5 to 8.30 pm.
Clinics will also be held on Wednesday and Thursday evening from 5 to 8.30 pm.
The Irish Blood Transfusion Service recommends people intending to give blood eat something beforehand and also take plenty of cold drinks.
Donors should allow themselves between 60 and 90 minutes to complete the entire process, including registration and refreshments.