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.

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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#TheAlbemarleRocks: Spreading Kindness to Those Who Need It Most

We here at The Fountains at The Albemarle were horrified to hear of the effects that Hurricane Irma had on the people in its path. Many lives were forever changed by this hurricane and also by Hurricane Harvey. In Florida, we have three sister communities that were effected by the hurricane by either having to […]

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I Scream, You Scream, The Albemarle Screams for Ice Cream!

Last week, the residents of the Gardens headed to Simply Natural Creamery in Ormondsville, NC to see how the farm operated and just how their delicious ice cream is made. This farm was started by two brothers who had been farming in eastern North Carolina for years and had diversified from crops to adding livestock. […]

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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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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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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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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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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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Be Young, Be Foolish, Be Happy

This past Thursday, our residents ventured out to Rocky Mount to their first Downtown Live experience of the year! This event is held every other Thursday at the Imperial Center where they bring in big name beach music artists such as The Embers, The Band of Oz, and on this particular day, The Tams! Our […]

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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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I Scream, You Scream, The Albemarle Screams for Ice Cream!

Last week, the residents of the Gardens headed to Simply Natural Creamery in Ormondsville, NC to see how the farm operated and just how their delicious ice cream is made. This farm was started by two brothers who had been farming in eastern North Carolina for years and had diversified from crops to adding livestock. […]

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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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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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Kenny Rogers takes The Albemarle “Through the Years”.

This week The Albemarle was in for a real treat as Kenny Rogers came and took over our stage and swooned our residents with his music. We had a packed house coming to listen to him perform some of his most well-known songs such as “Lady,” “The Greatest,” “You Decorated My Life.” and of course […]

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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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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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