Headspace, the favored meditation and psychological well being app, is providing free subscriptions to all of the UK’s NHS staff in mild of the coronavirus pandemic. The service often prices US$69.99 per yr.

“That is a unprecedented second in time as we face an unprecedented world well being disaster,” mentioned Wealthy Pierson, Co-Founder and CEO of Headspace.

“COVID-19 has put our well being professionals on the NHS beneath huge stress and they’re undoubtedly experiencing mounting stress and anxiousness because the state of affairs quickly evolves. As a Brit myself, I do know first-hand the unbelievable work our NHS does, which is why the Headspace staff is working to do all we will to help these on the entrance strains.”

Any of the 1.2 million healthcare suppliers and workers of the NHS can enter their particulars by way of a particular Headspace touchdown web page and get a free Headspace Plus subscription till 31 December this yr. Headspace mentioned it was additionally launching an analogous program for US healthcare professionals.

The Headspace app has been nicely reviewed and has been proven to scale back anxiousness and stress with meditative audio content material and recommendation.

The corporate has even added a Covid-19-specific ‘Weathering the Storm’ part in its app that’s obtainable free to any person, with a variety of meditation and sleep workouts geared toward relieving the stress of our present making an attempt instances.

You possibly can obtain Headspace for iOS hereor for Android right here.