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Business supporting HSE staff during COVID-19

Offers available to HSE staff including discounts, dedicated shopping hours and free services to support staff during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Published: 29 April 2020

Find a list of retail and transport services offered to HSE staff by businesses across the country to assist staff during the COVID-19 pandemic

Hotel stays

*currently only available for essential workers

Hilton Garden Inn Dublin Custom House Custom House Quay, Dublin 1. Reservations can be made by emailing:

€60.00 Bed & Breakfast per room per night (based on single occupancy)


 €50.00 Room Only per room per night

offer is available to Essential Workers for February & March 2021.

Pet Care

Dogs Trust Supports Frontline Workers by Offering Temporary Foster Care for their dogs

If you are an essential worker and need your dog fostered for a period of two weeks or more, please sign up to receive a 'Dogs Trust Frontline Foster Care' card

Transport & motoring

AA Ireland has introduced a free breakdown service for healthcare workers (whether they are AA Members on not) for the duration of the crisis, in the event that their car breaks down.

Healthcare staff can contact a priority line on 01 617 9059.

Frank Keane BMW

To thank all HSE employees for their incredible work Frank Keane MINI are offering the following deals to HSE staff:

  •  staff discount on the new MINI 3-Door Hatch model for 2021 including 5 years free servicing from €199 per month. Contact us today to find out more. 
  •  staff discount on new 1 Series and 2 Series Gran Coupé models for 2021 including 5 years free servicing. 2 Series gran coupé: from €259 per month & 2.9% apr & 1 Series: from €249 per month & 1.9% apr.


Dedicated shopping hours


Tesco have introduced dedicated hours (up to 9 am) for all healthcare workers in stores Monday - Friday. Outside of the dedicated hours HSE workers will also have priority access in stores and will be able to move to the front of the queue when they show valid identification

Dunnes Stores

HSE staff will be given priority in queues


Healthcare workers will be offered priority queuing at store entrances as well as at the checkouts with HSE ID.  

Marks and Spencers

The first hour of trading on Tuesdays and Fridays will be set aside for Healthcare workers.

Free Services

Free Subscription for HSE Employees

HSE employees can click here to get their one-month free access to Premium+

  • Household subscription for each employee: Access on 5 devices
  • All Premium stories (web & app)
  • ePapers: Irish Independent, Sunday Independent & Herald
  • The ePapers are exact digital replicas, laid out just as in the print editions (web & app)

Please note that offers listed above are displayed for information purposes only, the HSE has no connection with the businesses listed above.