Businesses big and small are giving back to the heroes on the frontlines combating the coronavirus pandemic. Check out the latest places you can get a deal around the Houston metro area.
“We are all in this together.”
Words that in some form or another, you have probably heard around a million times over the last few months, and yet, some brands are putting their money where their mouths are. Houston is known as innovators in the world of health care with an extensive medical district and some of the most cutting edge procedures and resources happening here, in our own backyards. To show appreciation to the medical professionals and frontline workers helping our city get through these difficult times, businesses from various industries are stepping in with deals and freebies as a way to say thanks. Check out this curated list of some of the deals healthcare workers can receive during the coronavirus pandemic.
*Note: Some deals may require a professional ID and/or a mask during these times. Additional terms and conditions may apply and deals are subject to change at any time.
The popular satellite television provider DISH Network is providing healthcare workers and first-responders with free packages, upgrades, and movies to accompany one of its robust channel packages. See how DISH is giving those fighting COVID-19 a little extra as we all say thank you.
Three months of free coverage for your wireless needs? That’s exactly what AT&T is offering frontline workers along with other discount options such as 50% off your wireless service for 6 months for qualifying individuals. Learn more here.
Childcare and Healthcare Services
Healthcare professionals in need of childcare services can gain 3 months of premium access to Care.com through the State of Texas’ Frontline Childcare Effort.
Community Health Network- Pearland
Healthcare workers on the frontlines can receive free testing for asymptomatic first-responders, medical professionals, and those with chronic illnesses thanks to Community Health Network in Pearland, TX.
ThrIVe Drip Spa
To say that first-responders and healthcare professionals deserve a spa day at this point is the understatement of the year. With locations in West University, Memorial, and The Woodlands, ThrIVe Drip Spa is providing 50% off IV drip therapy, boosters, cryotherapy, and Emsculpt body toning. Call (713) 955-DRIP to learn more or book today. Be sure to bring your ID.
Dry Cleaning Services Around Houston
The Westheimer institution Oaks Cleaners is providing healthcare workers free services that include pick-up, delivery, and, of course, dry-cleaning. Contact them at (817)274-8729.
Keeping Houston’s heroes fresh and clean throughout this pandemic is Tide Cleaners. Its Tide’s Loads of Hope Program provides free cleaning for healthcare workers up to 13 gallons (4 loads) at a time. Check out the many locations around Houston participating in this noble cause.
Hospitality & Travel Rate Discounts
Baldwin, Curio Collection by Hilton
Traveling healthcare professionals can receive 20% off of the best available rates with additional discounts available to visitors of hospital patients or those offering support. Book your room or find out more by following the link.
Courtyard Marriott Houston Westchase
Discounts await first-responders and emergency workers when you book your room through the end of May. Contact (713)784-3003 to book or learn more about this amazing deal from the Courtyard Marriott Houston Westchase.
HiltonAmericas- Houston is offering 20% off their best rate to a number of categories to help during the coronavirus pandemic. Just put in one of the following codes and supply the necessary identification to receive the discount courtesy of its Heart of Hilton program:
|First Responders||SRP: 19C|
|Healthcare Workers||SRP: 19D|
|Patient Support||SRP: 19V|
|Student Support||SRP: 19W|
Home2 Suites by Hilton Houston Pasadena
Working remotely? Book a room at Home2 Suites by Hilton Houston Pasadena at cost ($45.00 plus tax). Hilton has also partnered with American Express to provide free rooms for healthcare association workers. Find a room and contact them here for more details.
Discounted rates await frontline workers, healthcare professionals, patients, and the family of patients at the InterContinental Houston- Medical. To learn more about these rates and more, contact the hotel at email@example.com.
The Lancaster Hotel
Healthcare workers will receive 20% off their stay at the Lancaster Hotel but this deal is just getting started. Wine in goblets you can keep, complimentary snacks and breakfast, robust entertainment options, late check-out, included parking, and bathrobes are all waiting to enhance your experience. Bring your ID and enjoy one of the most luxurious hotel experiences Houston has to offer.
The Whitehall Hotel
Offering a Relief Rate for traveling workers and long-term discounted rate options for healthcare workers, The Whitehall Hotel is helping frontline heroes who find themselves on the go. Bring in your ID and enjoy free Wi-Fi in all of the comfort you could desire.
Restaurants and Eatery Specials
Lake Houston’s hottest Vietnamese-Fusion restaurant is offering all first-responders and healthcare workers 20% off their meals during the COVID-19 pandemic. From pho to fried rice to lo mein and more, visit Bibo’s Bistro in Generation Park with your ID for some delicious cuisine.
The men and women serving the frontlines can get a much-needed round of refreshments courtesy of Eureka Heights. Bring your ID and grab a 6-pack of Buckle Bunny or Mini Boss for half-price. Must be 21+.
Hotel Zaza Museum District & Memorial
Special rates for to-go meals with an included valet is available to healthcare workers and patients. Make sure you bring an ID and enjoy one of the tastiest spots in the Museum District at Hotel Zaza.
Frontline workers can receive a free cup of coffee until the end of May at participating Starbucks locations across the city. Find the Starbucks nearest you by clicking here.
Sweetgreen will deliver free bowls and salads to hospital workers through Impact Outpost. The program was created to deliver free meals to those working on the frontlines during the pandemic. You can donate here, and if you’re a medical professional you can get in touch with Sweetgreen to get food delivered to your hospital. All you need to do is fill out a form here.
The Naturalist Café & Lounge
Grab something to jumpstart your day or have a bite to stave off that midday hunger. Either way, frontline workers are covered thanks to The Naturalist Café & Lounge. Get 15% off breakfast (6:30 am-10:30 am) and lunch (11:00 am- 3:00 pm) for to-go orders. Check out some of the best bites in the city through their online menu here and give them a call at (713)422-2779.
Willie G’s by Landry’s
Enjoy some of the best seafood in Houston by showing up in uniform or with your ID to Willie G’s in Post Oak. First responders can grab one free meal once a day, all week long, which will continue until business goes back to normal.
Mac Haik Chevrolet
Mac Haik Chevrolet is offering discounts to first-responders on qualifying vehicles through the GM First Responder Discount.