contact information

hours of operation

Newberry Road Mon, Wed, Fri: 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Tue, Thu: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Sat, Sun: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

about us

LifeSouth is a local non-profit community blood bank serving more than 100 hospitals in Alabama, Florida and Georgia. LifeSouth is the sole provider of blood products to all Gainesville hospitals including UF Health Shands, North Florida Regional Medical Center and Malcom Randall VA Medical Center.

LifeSouth is committed to meeting the blood supply needs of local hospitals and their patients by providing the highest quality blood components and services. With more than 30 donor centers, 45 blood mobiles and 2,000 blood drives a month, the LifeSouth team is dedicated to making sure the blood is there when you or your family member is in need. LifeSouth's mission is to provide a safe blood supply that meets or exceeds the needs in each community they serve, and to provide a variety of services in support of ongoing and emerging blood and transfusion-related activities.

Newberry Road Donor Center
4039 Newberry Road
Gainesville, FL 32607
352-224-1600

Hours of Operation:
Mon: 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Tue: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Wed: 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Thu: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Fri: 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Sat: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Sun: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.


Civitan Donor Center
1221 NW 13th Street
Gainesville, FL 32601
352-334-1000

Hours of Operation:
Mon: 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Tue: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Wed: 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Thu: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Fri: 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Sat: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Sun: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.