There are several ways to register as an organ, eye and tissue donor. You can sign up at the driver license office by saying Yes to organ, eye and tissue donation in Colorado and bychecking Yes in Wyoming.
You can also sign up online. In Colorado, when you sign up as an organ, eye and tissue donor, your registration remains in effect until you revoke it. Colorado residents can visit www.DonateLifeColorado.org. In Wyoming, residents need to check Yes every time they obtain or renew their driver license or state ID. Wyoming residents can visit www.DonateLifeWyoming.org to register as organ, eye and tissue donors at anytime online.
When you receive your driver license or state identification, there will be a greyscale heart with a ‘Y’ inside it. The ‘Y’ is a symbol of your confirmation of saying Yes to organ, eye and tissue donation.
After you say Yes, make sure you share your decision with your loved ones. It will make them feel prepared and confident during a difficult time when they are faced with the donation process.
Just one person can make a world of difference in the lives of people waiting for a lifesaving or healing transplant. One donor can save 8 lives through organ donation and save and heal more than 75 others through tissue donation. Learn the facts of organ, eye and tissue donation here. Be the difference and sign up as an organ, eye and tissue donor today!