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, 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.

Nags Head “Daycation”!

There is no better way to kick off the first day of summer than a trip to the beach. On Thursday, June 21st, residents from The Fountains at The Albemarle did just that when they took a "daycation" to Nags Head, NC. Nags Head, an island located on the Outer Banks of North Carolina, is […]

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Take Me Out to the Ball Game!

This past Sunday, residents from The Springs ventured out to see the Carolina Mudcats, a minor league baseball team, play the Buies Creek Astros. Our residents have been longing to see a baseball game and we couldn't have asked for a more perfect day! The weather was hot (a heat index of over 100 degrees!) […]

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Jamming at the Luau

Last Friday, residents of The Albemarle were entertained with a special luau featuring the amazing Rhythm Express Band of Rocky Mount, along with amazing food and dancing. Our residents and staff alike were so excited to let loose and cut a rug on the dance floor. One of our residents, who was a drummer when […]

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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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Nags Head “Daycation”!

There is no better way to kick off the first day of summer than a trip to the beach. On Thursday, June 21st, residents from The Fountains at The Albemarle did just that when they took a "daycation" to Nags Head, NC. Nags Head, an island located on the Outer Banks of North Carolina, is […]

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Jamming at the Luau

Last Friday, residents of The Albemarle were entertained with a special luau featuring the amazing Rhythm Express Band of Rocky Mount, along with amazing food and dancing. Our residents and staff alike were so excited to let loose and cut a rug on the dance floor. One of our residents, who was a drummer when […]

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Our Wild Week

Last week, residents of The Springs celebrated National Nursing Home Week! This event is held yearly beginning on Mother's Day, and boy what a week we had! To start off the week, every lady at The Fountains at The Albemarle was given a rose on Mother's Day to remind her how special she was. Starting […]

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Nags Head “Daycation”!

There is no better way to kick off the first day of summer than a trip to the beach. On Thursday, June 21st, residents from The Fountains at The Albemarle did just that when they took a "daycation" to Nags Head, NC. Nags Head, an island located on the Outer Banks of North Carolina, is […]

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Take Me Out to the Ball Game!

This past Sunday, residents from The Springs ventured out to see the Carolina Mudcats, a minor league baseball team, play the Buies Creek Astros. Our residents have been longing to see a baseball game and we couldn't have asked for a more perfect day! The weather was hot (a heat index of over 100 degrees!) […]

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Our Wild Week

Last week, residents of The Springs celebrated National Nursing Home Week! This event is held yearly beginning on Mother's Day, and boy what a week we had! To start off the week, every lady at The Fountains at The Albemarle was given a rose on Mother's Day to remind her how special she was. Starting […]

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Big Band Sound Produces a Big Time at The Albemarle

Earlier this month, The Albemarle hosted our Annual Fish Fry. This event brings residents and guests together to dine on some of the best fried fish around made by our Chef. Since the weather was so nice, the residents could choose to dine inside or on our outdoor patio which gave dinner such a nice […]

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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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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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