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.

Starting the New Year in Style!

2018 has come and The Albemarle has never been busier. Along with our exciting renovations, our residents have been busy bees! We started our celebrations with a special new years eve party, and even hopped on to a new crafting trend: Fairy Gardens. These special little gardens take creativity, imagination, and an eye for detail; […]

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Santa Claus Delighted Residents at The Albemarle

Whew! This month has been a whirlwind for The Albemarle. It started with new changes to our lobby and hallways as our renovations started getting underway. Our residents are so excited to see what they will transform it all into! Next, we went into full Christmas party mode with a party in each of our […]

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Spring 2018 Watermark University Catalog is here!

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With almost 20 different classes with everything from FBI: Famous Cases and Criminals to Snack Crate to Decorative Painting to History Uncovered and even Jewelry Making, you’re sure to find a class that piques your interest. While these amazing classes are […]

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Resident Alice Smith is Enjoying a Worry Free Lifestyle at The Fountains

GIVE YOURSELF A CHANCE TO BE INDEPENDENT You can do a lot more in a supportive community than you can do living by yourself. “I just love people, love being around them.” – Alice Smith, resident of The Fountains at The Albemarle MEET ALICE SMITH, AN UNRETIRING NURSE WHO ENJOYS HER WORRY FREE FOUNTAINS LIFESTYLE. […]

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Resident Edith Ballard is Enjoying an Active Lifestyle with Friendly Neighbors at The Fountains

I’M JUST NOT READY TO LET SOMEBODY ELSE MOW THE LAWN. The grass IS greener when someone else is mowing it. MEET EDITH BALLARD, WHO FOUND EVERYTHING SHE NEEDS RIGHT HERE AT THE FOUNTAINS AT THE ALBEMARLE You can learn a lot from someone who has been in your shoes. Their honest insight can help […]

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Resident Anne McPhail is Enjoying an Active, Fun-Filled Lifestyle at The Fountains

LIVE FOR SOMETHING NEW Don’t miss out on a better way to live, plan ahead for the life you want. “People here at The Albemarle are absolutely wonderful. It’s a big family, it’s a big family and everybody cares for everybody.” –Anne McPhail, resident of The Fountains at The Albemarle MEET ANNE MCPHAIL, A SCHOOL […]

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Thrive Dining™: What sounds good to eat?

Watermark was recently featured on Senior Housing News in the article Dished: Hot New Trends in Memory Care published on July 25th, 2017. To view the article, please click here. Unintentional weight loss and unhealthy meals like chicken nuggets, fish sticks and French fries, all lacking any nutritional value, are a thing of the past. […]

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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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Showcase of Talent

We’re thrilled to introduce our 2018 edition of EXPRESSIONS, Watermark’s annual calendar celebrating active aging and the arts. This calendar reminds us that our communities are collective creations of friendly, caring individuals who are generous with their time and talents. Whether expressing their individual creativity through paint, clay, yarn, stone or an outstretched hand, they […]

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Fall at The Albemarle

The leaves are changing colors and floating to the ground as the cool air sets in here in Eastern North Carolina, but at The Albemarle, things are just getting warmed up! Our residents have been mighty busy these past couple of weeks. Halloween was a huge event here at The Albemarle and our residents had […]

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Cruising through the Eclipse

This past Monday, The Albemarle took to the water and set sail for our eclipse party! Residents from The Gardens and The Inn made the two hour trip down to Beaufort, NC, a quaint town with lots of history nestled on North Carolina’s Crystal Coast. Our residents started their journey by having lunch at Beaufort […]

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Let it Be Christmas Everywhere

These past couple of weeks The Albemarle has been in full swing preparing for the holiday season. Christmas trees and decorations are going up throughout the building, spreading Christmas cheer to all. To celebrate the upcoming holiday, The Albemarle has cultivated the Christmas spirit by attending several Christmas themed events! The first was the day […]

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Fall at The Albemarle

The leaves are changing colors and floating to the ground as the cool air sets in here in Eastern North Carolina, but at The Albemarle, things are just getting warmed up! Our residents have been mighty busy these past couple of weeks. Halloween was a huge event here at The Albemarle and our residents had […]

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Giving Back and Getting Crafty

This past week has been a fun one at The Albemarle. We started off by going to the Painted Peacock in Greenville with residents from The Springs, Inn, and Gardens. This fun and quirky studio helps the average person reach their inner artist. At the Painted Peacock, you can make creations with pottery, paint, and […]

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Just Keep Dancing!

Last Thursday, The Albemarle took a road trip to the Imperial Center in Rocky Mount to see another great beach music band, The Band of Oz. The group of eight men formed in the mid 1960s in the local town of Grifton and has been jamming ever since. Our residents and staff enjoyed getting to […]

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Listen to the Music!

This week, residents at The Fountains at The Albemarle have been busy dancing and jamming to all things music! First, our independent living residents traveled to Rocky Mount to swing to the sounds of the beach music band, The Embers. This band is famous for their hits “I Love Beach Music” and “Hold Back the […]

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Keeping up with The Albemarle

Residents at The Fountains at The Albemarle have been staying busy with fun outings that included going bowling, dining out, and watching a new film at a local movie theatre. The residents had a blast as they went to the bowling alley where they were able to play one of their all time favorite sports. […]

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Facebook Review – Highly Recommend

I moved to The Fountains of The Albemarle last October 29th and I think it is a very nice place to live. The activity directors, Tina Brown and Kristen Jones offer numerous activities to keep you busy and let you interact with others. The staff is friendly, nice, and efficient, and go out of their […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – Friendly Staff, Excellent Food & Abundant Activities

My mother in law seems to enjoy living at The fountains. The entire staff are friendly and we have good communication. She loves the food and they offer a lot of activities. They even went on a boat to watch the eclipse. The community is very clean and this is one of the things we […]

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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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