Freebies and discounts for healthcare workers: Holiday 2021 edition

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Shopping for yourself or your family this holiday season? Of course you are! So, be sure to take advantage of the many businesses that are showing their appreciation for the work and dedication of America’s healthcare workers this year. Many offer 30% or more off all of their products! Here’s a list of some of the most generous freebies and discounts available to healthcare professionals just like you.

Apparel, shoes, and outdoor gear

Adidas: Verify your status and get a 30% discount online or in-store or 20% off at factory outlet stores. It applies to all products. This is an ongoing thank-you promotion.

ASICS: Get an impressive 40% discount on full-priced online orders.

Backcountry: Backcountry offers workout apparel, outdoor gear and apparel, workout equipment and more. Get a 20% discount on full-price items by verifying at

Dickies: Get a 10% discount on your total purchase from one of the top scrubs sellers. Verification required.

Lululemon: This popular active-wear line offers 15% off and verification on their own site.

Nike: The first-responder discount provides a 10% off promo code for online ordering or through the app. And you can continue to get more of these once every seven days all year long. Just contact Nike and verify that you qualify.

PumaGet a 20% discount. verification required.

Reebok: Get a 40% discount on Reebok products. Verify with to get a coupon.

ROAD iDROAD iD makes easy-to-wear IDs and medical IDs for active people, accessories, and apparel — and offers a discount.

Roxy: Get 30% off clothing and accessories. Get a 35% off discount. Join the program on to verify your eligibility.

Sperry: Sperry provides a 30% discount to nurses with verification. Contact Sperry customer service to learn more.

Under Armour: Get 20% off all purchases. Verify at

You can get discounts on other popular athletic attire like Merrell, CarharttClarks, Columbia, Yeti, New Balance, and Jockey. And we’ve certainly missed some. So, before you shop, check the companies’ websites for discounts.

Home furnishings and electronics

Bose: If you’re wanting to listen to your favorite podcast or your favorite tunes, these highly rated, noise-canceling headphones offer top-quality sound, and Bose is offering a discount on orders over $199.

Brooklyn BeddingGet a 25% discount on all things bedding — and improve your sleep.

Eagle CreekGet a 20% discount. Another cool thing: You can use the discount once every 30 days.

Eight Sleep: Looking for a new mattress? Get a 10% discount when you verify ID.

Gravity Blanket. Remember this popular new way to get better sleep with a weighted blanket? The company offers 20% off all products with verification through

Purple: Here’s another popular mattress company offering 10% off to help first-responders improve their sleep.

Overstock: Get 11% off along with free returns and other rewards with verification through

Sonos: Purchase a Sonos portable speaker for your next outing or set up a home audio system. Whatever you choose, you’ll receive a 15% discount.

Samsung: Get 30% off products like smartphones, earbuds, smartwatches, and home appliances.

Food and Health

Because so many local coffee shops, restaurants, breweries, and other establishments offer first-responder discounts, we can’t possibly list them all. Ask your local business if they offer freebies or discounts for healthcare workers.

Home Chef: This popular meal delivery service is offering 50% off your first purchase (new customers only) and 10% off subsequent purchases. Treat yourself and make eating healthfully easier.

Talkspace: Offers a 50% discount on the first month of their Unlimited Messaging Therapy Plus plan. You’ll have 24/7 access to a licensed therapist to help you relieve your stress.

Therabody: Get 20% off selected items from the Therabody site (such as the Theragun device, Wave Series device, or the RecoveryAir system). 

All in all, many companies recognize the vital importance of our health care workers. They salute you, and we do too. Thank you for your continued hard work and sacrifice on our behalf. And have a happy holiday season!

Have you heard of a free or discounted offer for health professionals that’s not on our list? Share it in the comments below.

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