The Canadian Association of Shrine Temples (CAST) is dedicated to the unification of and service to, the Shrine Temples across Canada and their Members ... CAST will work in collaboration with the Canadian Temples to strengthen and grow our membership, and act as an advocate and united voice to Shriners International and our Shriners Hospitals for Children.
Located in Montreal since 1925, our experienced, bilingual care team brings hope and healing. We're driven to make lives richer, easier and less complex for children and families in Canada and beyond.
As members of Shriners International, Canadian Temples have access to the many neighboring Shriners Hospitals for Children as well as our own Hospital in Montreal, while proving loving, supportive care for our Shrine Children. Our Shriners Hospitals are a network of non-profit medical facilities for Children with orthopedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries, and cleft lip and palate. Our Shrine Children are eligible for care and receive all services in a family-centered environment, regardless of the patients' ability to pay. Our pediatric care teams are led by some of the most innovative doctors in the world. We provide advanced care and procedures for orthopedic and neuromusculoskeletal conditions and injuries, burns, spinal cord injuries, cleft lip and palate, and other complex health care needs. And it doesn’t stop there!
Leading us in this historic year is a Legacy Shriner, William S. “Bill” Bailey, 33°, the 2021-2022 Imperial Potentate of Shriners International. Together with his father, Robert B. Bailey, 33°, Imperial Potentate of Shriners International in 1995-1996, they are only the second father and son to serve as Imperial Poten