Our Flagship respite Inn

32 West Main Street

New Market, MD

The Terrace Guest House is the flagship respite inn of A Mother's Rest.  It represents the 2nd phase of our 11-phase plan.  Our 1798 tavern inn is the first of it's kind in the nation, and only the first of many yet to come.


The Terrace Guest House is open year-round, FREE OF CHARGE, and exclusively in support of parents & caregivers who have loved ones with disabilities and/or chronic illness.   


Contributions from individuals, businesses, churches, foundations, etc make our respite retreats free-of-charge to all caregivers.

  • 100% of all contributions support the basic monthly operating expenses of the house

  • We have an entirely volunteer staff

Donate One Time

100% of your donation supports our basic monthly expenses to keep the lights on.   Give via Paypal or check!

Donate Monthly

These retreats can't be free for parents & caregivers without regular monthly support.  "Many hands make for light work"! 

Sponsor A Month

"Friends of The Terrace" is a great advertising and ministry opportunity for businesses, churches, foundations and private individuals.   $4000 needed monthly.  Several sponsorship levels available.

Amazon Inn Registry

Purchase items from our ongoing list of tangible needs! 


Want to help make beds?  Clean bathrooms?  Bring breakfast for our guests one morning?  Help with lawn care in the summer or snow blowing the front walk in the winter?  Host tours during our open houses or work in our Parlor Gift Shop?  Are you a massage therapist or a beauty specialist who wants to donate their time one weekend? Inquire HERE



Weddings & Private Gatherings

In 2021, our inn and gardens will be fully prepared to host intimate weddings and small family or social gatherings for overnight rental.  Please inquire with the innkeeper regarding cost.  These funds support the basic operational costs of our inn.

Mid-Week Meetings

Your organization or group can rent the house for mid-week meetings!  Full kitchen access and seating for up to 20!  Heritage groups, disability groups, training sessions, after-hours meals/gatherings...  SCHEDULE HERE

Legacy Giving/

Sponsor a Room

Each of the rooms in our inn is in need of a sponsor.   Your family, foundation, or business name will be prominently acknowledged in a plaque in the room.  All sponsorship giving is tax deductible. 


Our parents & caregivers tell you in their own words how impactful AMR respite retreats have been in their health and family life. 

donations over $1000 can be made via check to

A Mother's Rest 

32 West Main Street 

New Market, MD  21774  

Contributions of cash, annuities, stock etc can all be made as tax deductible contributions to our sanctuary inn.


A Mother's Rest Charitable Respite  Foundation

501c3 ID: 81-4965846

Virginia SCC ID: 08172710

Maryland FC ID: 0003682488

Donation Mailing Address:

32 W. Main St  New Market, MD 21774


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