The importance of donating organs

August is organ donor month and the Organ Donor Foundation is pleading with the nation to consider donating their organs when their bodies can no longer function.

Gillian Walker from the Organ Donor Foundation says the purpose behind the initiative is to raise awareness.

“Some barriers to organ donating include traditional beliefs about donating organs,” Walker said.

Listen Gillian Walker from the Organ Donor Foundation talks about donating organs.


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