Where to Donate Today
Upstate Cord Blood Bank makes donation easy. Your OB provider office will supply you with our informational materials during your prenatal visits.
Initial OB Office Visit
You will receive a "rack card" at your initial prenatal visit summarizing our cord blood donation program.
Please call us with any questions regarding our program or facility
Weeks 28-36 OB Office Visit
You will receive our Cord Blood Donation Guide that includes the Informed Consent and Health History Questionnaire that you will need to complete and sign. Using the pre-paid envelope, mail these documents directly to the Upstate Cord Blood Bank
Feel free to contact us with any questions regarding the Informed Consent and the Health History Questionnaire!
If you forget to mail your documents, you may bring them with you when you deliver at one of our participating hospitals. Upon admission, simply notify your nurse that you intend to donate.
All of our kits are kept on site for your convenience; no additional advanced preparation is necessary.
In Syracuse, New York
The team at Upstate Family Birth Center work with you and your doctor to provide the birth experience you seek, and further support you with a range of physicians— laborists, obstetricians, neonatologists—as well as neonatal nurse practitioners, family nurse practitioners, specialty trained nurses, and access to anesthesia on site, around the clock.