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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

Cupid has struck The Albemarle!

This Valentine’s Day, residents enjoyed the musical stylings of the Seventh Hour Groove Band. These groove masters serenaded our residents with beautiful melodies in the jazz fashion. The band asked residents to make suggestions and even though the band had never practiced the song together, they were able to play the exact melody without missing […]

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Parties and Pies

This week at The Albemarle, our residents started their week off by watching Super Bowl LI in style! They were served spicy chicken wings, chips and cheese dip, veggies and ranch, and an ice cold beer or soda. The residents chatted about who they were rooting for and their anticipation of the half time show. […]

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The Ladies in Red: Women of the Albemarle Support Heart Health

In honor of National Wear Red Day, a national campaign to raise awareness for women’s heart health, the ladies of The Albemarle flooded the auditorium with shades of red and were taught how to adopt heart healthy habits. Each lady was given vital information about heart disease and stroke since it is the cause of […]

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Resident Voices

Resident Nancy King is Enjoying a Community of Friends at The Fountains

BETTER THAN YOU DREAMED Retirement community living will change your life for the better, once you remove the fear, dread and false assumptions stalling your move. “…we found ourselves here unpacking and I said, ‘This is going to work, this is much better than I feared.’ So I stopped crying and we settled into our […]

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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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Dining

The Ladies in Red: Women of the Albemarle Support Heart Health

In honor of National Wear Red Day, a national campaign to raise awareness for women’s heart health, the ladies of The Albemarle flooded the auditorium with shades of red and were taught how to adopt heart healthy habits. Each lady was given vital information about heart disease and stroke since it is the cause of […]

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Bon Appétit with Thrive Dining™

Thrive Dining™ is a revolutionary dining program designed to restore the dignity and enjoyment of mealtime for individuals with cognitive or physical challenges. Thrive Dining™ features Watermark Communities’ Chef recipes and high quality, freshly prepared gourmet menu items, transformed into incredibly tasty, nutritionally balanced, protein packed meals. Watermark Chefs start by using the Grind Dining “patent-pending” […]

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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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On Aging

Parties and Pies

This week at The Albemarle, our residents started their week off by watching Super Bowl LI in style! They were served spicy chicken wings, chips and cheese dip, veggies and ranch, and an ice cold beer or soda. The residents chatted about who they were rooting for and their anticipation of the half time show. […]

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The Ladies in Red: Women of the Albemarle Support Heart Health

In honor of National Wear Red Day, a national campaign to raise awareness for women’s heart health, the ladies of The Albemarle flooded the auditorium with shades of red and were taught how to adopt heart healthy habits. Each lady was given vital information about heart disease and stroke since it is the cause of […]

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We Can’t Help Falling in Love With Elvis!

This past Friday, The Albemarle was “all shook up” when Elvis entered the building! We celebrated Elvis’ birthday (January 8th) a little early by inviting an Elvis impersonator to perform for our residents while they snacked on one of Elvis’ favorite snacks; a peanut butter, banana, and bacon sandwich. Our residents were thrilled to listen […]

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Out and About

Celebrating Those Who Made America the Home of the Brave

Veterans Day is a special time for our nation as we remember those who fought for our freedom, those who died to keep our nation safe, and those who are currently serving and making sure that we can sleep peacefully at night. But at The Fountains at The Albemarle, this day is even more special […]

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I Love The Embers!

If you LOVE beach music, then you must be a fan of The Embers! The Embers, originating in Raleigh as a group of high school boys in 1958, have produced seventeen albums, many singles, and have performed in concert with many notable artists including The Temptations, The Rolling Stones, Alabama, The Four Tops, The Beach Boys, and many […]

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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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Videos

Cupid has struck The Albemarle!

This Valentine’s Day, residents enjoyed the musical stylings of the Seventh Hour Groove Band. These groove masters serenaded our residents with beautiful melodies in the jazz fashion. The band asked residents to make suggestions and even though the band had never practiced the song together, they were able to play the exact melody without missing […]

Read more

Parties and Pies

This week at The Albemarle, our residents started their week off by watching Super Bowl LI in style! They were served spicy chicken wings, chips and cheese dip, veggies and ranch, and an ice cold beer or soda. The residents chatted about who they were rooting for and their anticipation of the half time show. […]

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Bon Appétit with Thrive Dining™

Thrive Dining™ is a revolutionary dining program designed to restore the dignity and enjoyment of mealtime for individuals with cognitive or physical challenges. Thrive Dining™ features Watermark Communities’ Chef recipes and high quality, freshly prepared gourmet menu items, transformed into incredibly tasty, nutritionally balanced, protein packed meals. Watermark Chefs start by using the Grind Dining “patent-pending” […]

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Reviews

Facebook Review – The Staff is Friendly and Attentive

My mother has blossomed since she moved into the Albemarle. The staff is so friendly and attentive. She is enjoying her new friends and all of the activities.

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SeniorAdvisor Review – An Excellent Senior Community

I would highly recommend the Fountains to anyone looking for a senior living situation. My sister and I searched and visited several local facilities and none compared. The staff are all friendly and warm. They truly care about the well being of the residents and do all they can to make them feel welcome. This […]

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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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