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The Best Value in Edgecombe County Senior Living

The Fountains at The Albemarle, located in Tarboro, North Carolina is a retirement community offering Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care and Rehabilitation & Skilled Nursing on an intimate senior campus. The Fountains at The Albemarle is ideally located for those who enjoy the charms of a friendly, small town. Enjoy shopping, dining, entertainment and healthcare just minutes away.

In this friendly atmosphere we offer extraordinary cuisine, fun events, interesting classes and customized care. Choose from spacious studios to two-bedroom apartments, wonderfully appointed with a kitchenette, large living room and bathroom.

Residents of The Fountains at The Albemarle enjoy services and amenities that support a carefree, fun-filled lifestyle. Our on-site amenities include a well-stocked library, computer center with internet access, full-service beauty salon and barber shop, wellness center, creative arts studio, piano bar and lounge, scheduled transportation services as well as an elegant dining room with reception lounge in addition to the Coffee Bistro for a more casual social hour.

Life at The Fountains at The Albemarle

Getting Down on the Farm at Simply Natural

This past week we made two trips out to Simply Natural Creamery in Hookerton, NC. The first trip took individuals from our care neighborhoods and the second took individuals from our Independent Living neighborhood. This creamery sells to many local markets and has the best chocolate milk and ice cream in the area! Our residents […]

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Legacy Healthcare Celebrates National Rehab Awareness Week!

Located within the Albemarle’s Skilled Nursing neighborhood is Legacy Healthcare, which provides Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Speech Therapy to the residents of The Albemarle and also those in the community. This week, they are celebrating National Rehab Awareness Week which is September 18th- 24th. This week started with an Open House on Monday for anyone to […]

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Flashback Friday: Moon Pies and RC Cola

This past Friday, our residents enjoyed a southern summertime delight – Moon Pies and RC Cola! If you’ve never experienced the joy that is a Moon Pie, it is similar to chocolate covered s’mores with the delicious marshmallow in the middle. This snack is paired best with Royal Crown Cola which is known for it’s crisp, […]

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Resident Voices

Resident Stanley Vick is Enjoying Carefree Living and Friendly Neighbors at The Fountains

MAKING TRANSITIONS EASIER As life goes on, change is inevitable. Looking ahead at retirement living options is a great way to make those transitions easier. “It wasn’t a hard decision because my wife died, we had an apartment down here, and…my two daughters, said, ‘Don’t go home. Stay there.’…They’re satisfied with me being here. And […]

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Resident Molly Bland is Enjoying Worry-Free Living, Choice-Filled Menus and Provided Transportation at The Fountains

OPPORTUNITY IS KNOCKING When opportunity knocks, open the door. Moving to the right retirement community can make life infinitely easier and lots more fun. “They all feel like family. Anytime I want to have somebody to talk to I open the door.” – Molly Bland, resident of The Fountains at The Albemarle MEET MOLLY BLAND, […]

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Residents Jim and Jean Haney are Enjoying Abundant Activities, Chef Prepared Meals and Peace of Mind at The Fountains

FRONT PORCH FRIENDLY If you like small town hospitality and neighbors who say hello, you’ll love our village within a village. “We were very taken with it because we love the small town of Tarboro because we’re from a small town… It was small and friendly and just seemed to fit us so that’s how […]

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Dining

Thrive Dining™ Has Arrived!

This week, associates from The Fountains at The Albemarle were introduced to a wonderful new program called Thrive Dining™. All were able to sample selections the chef had prepared. Thrive Dining™ is a program designed to bring the joy back to dining for individuals living with physical and cognitive changes. “The magic of Thrive Dining™ is […]

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An Evening in Paris

Residents and guests were treated to a night of fine food and wine while they listened to classical music by a local musician, Emma Johnson. Dining Services prepared a fine menu consisting of Cream of Roasted Fennel Soup, a salad of Baby Greens, Pears, Apples and Goat Cheese, Coq au Vin (Chicken prepared in Red […]

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Annual Pig Pickin’

Getting ready for our Annual Pig Pickin’ this evening! The most delightful aromas are floating through our building. Our mouths are watering! There’s just nothing like good ole eastern North Carolina barbecue!

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On Aging

Getting Down on the Farm at Simply Natural

This past week we made two trips out to Simply Natural Creamery in Hookerton, NC. The first trip took individuals from our care neighborhoods and the second took individuals from our Independent Living neighborhood. This creamery sells to many local markets and has the best chocolate milk and ice cream in the area! Our residents […]

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Legacy Healthcare Celebrates National Rehab Awareness Week!

Located within the Albemarle’s Skilled Nursing neighborhood is Legacy Healthcare, which provides Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Speech Therapy to the residents of The Albemarle and also those in the community. This week, they are celebrating National Rehab Awareness Week which is September 18th- 24th. This week started with an Open House on Monday for anyone to […]

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Flashback Friday: Moon Pies and RC Cola

This past Friday, our residents enjoyed a southern summertime delight – Moon Pies and RC Cola! If you’ve never experienced the joy that is a Moon Pie, it is similar to chocolate covered s’mores with the delicious marshmallow in the middle. This snack is paired best with Royal Crown Cola which is known for it’s crisp, […]

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Out and About

Getting Down on the Farm at Simply Natural

This past week we made two trips out to Simply Natural Creamery in Hookerton, NC. The first trip took individuals from our care neighborhoods and the second took individuals from our Independent Living neighborhood. This creamery sells to many local markets and has the best chocolate milk and ice cream in the area! Our residents […]

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Extraordinary Outing to Atlantic Beach, NC

Our residents went for a day trip to Beaufort and Atlantic Beach, NC. We had a delicious lunch at Finz and headed over to Pine Knolls shores to the North Carolina Aquarium. Then, stopped for one last look at the ocean before heading back home to The Fountains at The Albemarle.

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Bowling Trip

Had a great time at The Bowling Center with our residents! We worked up an appetite so afterwards headed to Hunter Hill Café for an eastern style, home cooked lunch at.

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Videos

Pet Ambassador Stella Fills Residents’ Hearts with Joy

Residents at The Albemarle are enjoying their visit with Stella today! The weather was perfect for sitting under the umbrella and enjoying the breeze. Joy may not be the only benefit Stella provides. Research studies have found that pets can reduce stress and anxiety, both precursors to heart disease.

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Reviews

Caring.com Review – Exceptional Care

I am in love with facility. They simply provide exceptional care to the residents while allowing them to live independent lives. The staff is exceptional and provide the best care in Eastern North Carolina. The Nursing Staff gives priority to making sure every resident is provided with individual personal care. I once saw a nurse […]

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Facebook Review – Mother enjoyed every day at The Fountains.

My mother, Clara Dail! Was a resident at the Fountains for two years, progressively moving from “the good life” to “skilled nursing”. I cannot say enough good things about the staff there! Mother enjoyed every day there! They always had so many activities for the residents which included crafts, field trips, music programs, bus rides, […]

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Caring.com Review – Amenities Galore

The Fountains at The Albemarle is an exceptional facility. I took a family member there to visit one of her friends, and was very impressed. The staff was very friendly and went out of their way to offer assistance to us, even after being informed of the fact that my family member did not reside […]

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