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14 fire- and EMS-inspired Mother’s Day gifts

A special “thank you” to all the mothers who double as first responders

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This Mother’s Day, show the fire- or EMS-connected loved one in your life how special they are to your family. The dangers and uncertainty that come with this occupation are a true sacrifice for the entire family; check out these gift ideas that can help deliver a special “thank you” to the women who have accepted the challenge.

Classic Mother’s Day gifts first responder moms love
These beautiful arrangements come with same-day delivery options.
Choose your sweet treat, from chocolate covered berries, to pretzels, to flower combos.
Customize the perfect gift with these charm bracelets.
Keep family memories fresh with high-quality canvas photo prints.
Track your exercise, stay connected and keep your tunes at your fingertips with this tech favorite.
You can redeem a Spafinder gift card for massages, facials, yoga, classes and more at thousands of locations.


Looking for something shiny? We’ve got you covered; all styles of jewlery are represented: rings, necklaces, bracelets, and even keychains.

1. Sterling silver heartbeat ring

  • Sterling silver
  • Fits ring sizes 7-9

2. Silver EMT necklace

  • 18k sterling silver plated alloy
  • 18" chain
  • Comes with velvet bag

3. Inspirational keychain

  • Stainless steel
  • 20 mm

4. EMT charms

  • EMT charm
  • Ambulance charm
  • Stethoscope charm
  • Heartbeat charm

5. Firefighter charm bracelet

  • Stainless steel
  • Fits wrist sizes 7-8.5"

6. Infinity collection firefighter bracelet

  • Paracord bracelet
  • Adjusts from 5-8.5"
Gifts for busy public safety moms on the go
Perfect for busy book lovers, an Audible membership allows you to enjoy your favorite reads during your commute, while running errands or during your workout.
This 90% recycled stainless steel, BPA-free tumbler has a screw-on three-position lid that will keep your beverages secure and to your desired temperature.
Bring your meals on the go to your next shift, the gym or the playground with this durable, waterproof tote.
This dishwasher-save tumbler will fit in your cupholder and keep your drinks cold or hot for hours.
Charge your USB-A, USB-C devices on the go to stay connected with your family.
This roomy, water-resistant tote is made of 100% recycled nylon, and stands up by itself, making it easy to pack and find your essentials.

Games and entertainment

On a night off, maybe the mom in your life wants to kick back with an adult coloring book or a board game. These emergency services-inspired offerings are sure to help her enjoy her downtime.

7. ‘Canceled on Scene’ card game

  • Great for gifting
  • Group game for bringing colleagues together

8. Paramedic coloring book for adults

  • 8.5" x 11"
  • Good for stress relief

9. EMT stickers

  • 50 different designs
  • Waterproof
  • Great for water bottles, laptops, phone cases

10. Firefighter stickers

  • 100 firefighter-themed stickers
  • Waterproof


Even on her day off, with these emergency-themed socks, sweatshirts and shirts, your loved one can share how much the world of fire and EMS means to her.

11. EMS-themed socks

  • Fits:
    • Men and teen sizes 6-13
    • Women 7+

12. “Real women wear bunker gear” hoodie

  • Comes in black, navy blue, and royal blue
  • 80% cotton, 20% polyester

13. Fire service-themed socks

  • Includes 4 pairs of socks
  • Fits sizes 6-12

14. Fire-themed “Love” shirt

  • Available in 10 colors
  • 100% cotton

Rachel Engel is an award-winning journalist and the senior editor of and In addition to her regular editing duties, Engel seeks to tell the heroic, human stories of first responders and the importance of their work. She earned her bachelor’s degree in communications from Cameron University in Lawton, Oklahoma, and began her career as a freelance writer, focusing on government and military issues. Engel joined Lexipol in 2015 and has since reported on issues related to public safety. Engel lives in Wichita, Kansas. She can be reached via email.