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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

Spring 2017 Watermark University Catalog is here!

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With more than 20 different classes with everything from Wii Games to Big Band Music Hour to Line Dancing to Cultural Cuisine and even Drumming to Good Health & Soothing Chimes, you’re sure to find a class that piques your interest. […]

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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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Albemarle Residents Provide Their New Years Wisdom

While awaiting 2017’s arrival, some of the residents at The Fountains sat down together and thought out how they wanted their next year to look like. We picked out what we wanted to change about ourselves or something we wanted to do even better going into our next year of life. Some of our residents even went a step further […]

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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

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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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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On Aging

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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Albemarle Residents Provide Their New Years Wisdom

While awaiting 2017’s arrival, some of the residents at The Fountains sat down together and thought out how they wanted their next year to look like. We picked out what we wanted to change about ourselves or something we wanted to do even better going into our next year of life. Some of our residents even went a step further […]

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It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas

There has been lots of activity at The Fountains at The Albemarle this month as we have rolled into the Christmas season! Our building is beautifully decorated and our residents have been on the go! Residents have taken a lunch outing to On the Square, a dinner outing to Deadwood, attended the holiday pops concert, and have seen […]

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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

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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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

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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