Born in Los Angeles, Ben Friedman Toronto is the latest generation of his family to be involved in the operation of long-term care centers. Both his father and grandfather had been involved in running a childcare center for a long time in his hometown before the tragic loss of Ben’s father meant that his grandfather was left with no choice but to sell the nursing home he had worked so hard to establish and rise…
Ben Friedman’s Canadian Venture
- For Ben Friedman, it was only a matter of time before he realized his desire to continue the legacy his father had left. About 12 years ago when Ben and his wife founded the Rykka Care Center in Ontario, Canada.
- To realize her family’s work, she made it a custom to name a family member by the name Rykka after her daughter. Ben Friedman has since expanded his network with Canada and owns and operates other facilities in Ontario as part of the Rykka Care Center network.
- Here is a statement from Ben Friedman Toronto on how he sees his professional endeavors and his intention to create the Rykka Care Center from the beginning: I was proud to have the opportunity to have long-term care facilities and the surrounding areas to help the communities. ”Ben Friedman’s Canadian Network includes three homes all of which provide the best possible care for their residents.
Rykka’s Response to the Epidemic
Like many other businesses across Canada, Ben Friedman Toronto care centers were unable to prevent the negative effects of Covid-19. At the beginning of the outbreak, information on the effects of the virus and how to prevent it was slowly circulating from the Department of Health. Due to the age of the population in long-term care facilities, they have lost a lot of time before they can get the information they need to adequately control the spread of the virus. Sadly, the facilities of the Rykka Care Center were also different.