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.

Having an Egg-cellent time at The Albemarle!

Last Tuesday, the Easter bunny hid his eggs all over The Albemarle courtyard! Fountains residents were hard at work helping the Easter bunny pack his eggs full of candy and hiding them in various places. Our residents didn’t make it easy on the unsuspecting four and five year olds either! They hid the eggs in plants, […]

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Having Fun as Spring is Sprung

As spring rolls along, things begin to pick up as we shake off the weight of winter. Our residents have definitely been out and about as the sun has begun to shine and the weather is warming up. Some of them have even been begun new fashion styles as the season changes! In our latest […]

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Appreciating the Arts at The Albemarle

Last week, our residents set out to dabble in the arts! We first went to the New York Theatre Ballet held at Edgecombe Community College here in Tarboro. This was a beautiful performance that left our residents mystified as they left the auditorium. Next, we headed to Greenville to the newly renovated Carmike theater! This theater […]

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Resident Helen McCoy is Enjoying an Independent, Fun-Filled Lifestyle at The Fountains

TURN THE PAGE It’s easy to begin a fresh chapter when you’re excited about what’s next. Have you explored your retirement living options? “Yeah, I’m brand-new but I just fell in love with everybody around here… It was just fantastic, learning things and having outings with friends, transportation to different places. I can live independent […]

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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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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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Discovering North Carolina Through Science

This past Tuesday, our residents traveled to Raleigh to visit the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences. Being the only institution of it’s kind in the southeastern United States, this is North Carolina’s most visited museum that mixes research, live animals, educational experiences, collections, exhibitions, and digital media to create a one-of-a-kind experience for its […]

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Spring into Fashion

This week The Albemarle auditorium was overflowing with guests and residents alike all waiting for the start of the Talbots Spring Fashion Show. This year marked the ninth year in a row that The Albemarle held the Fashion Show in efforts to raise money for the American Cancer Society in honor of associates and residents […]

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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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Discovering North Carolina Through Science

This past Tuesday, our residents traveled to Raleigh to visit the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences. Being the only institution of it’s kind in the southeastern United States, this is North Carolina’s most visited museum that mixes research, live animals, educational experiences, collections, exhibitions, and digital media to create a one-of-a-kind experience for its […]

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Appreciating the Arts at The Albemarle

Last week, our residents set out to dabble in the arts! We first went to the New York Theatre Ballet held at Edgecombe Community College here in Tarboro. This was a beautiful performance that left our residents mystified as they left the auditorium. Next, we headed to Greenville to the newly renovated Carmike theater! This theater […]

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Feeling Lucky and Green at The Albemarle

As March rolls in and the weather begins to heat up, so do things at The Albemarle! These past couple of weeks have been busy at our community as spring begins to show its face. This past Friday, our residents celebrated St. Patrick’s Day in style as they danced to the beat of our favorite […]

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Cowboys and Cookies

This week at The Albemarle we were out and about! Our week started off with two dine outs: one with our Town Center residents to Dixie Queen in Greenville, and the second with The Inn and Gardens residents to Mayflower Seafood Restaurant in Rocky Mount. Then, towards the end of the week, we took our residents to […]

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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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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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