The Military and Hospitaller Order of Saint Lazarus of Jerusalem, Grand Priory in Canada is a bilingual, multi-denominational Christian, charitable organization that through its commanderies and delegations are dedicated to the service of the sick and dying of all faiths, to unity amongst Christians and the treatment of and eradication of leprosy.
Its mission is to:
a) provide care for the aged and the sick through the advancement of palliative and hospice care, and the training and education of caregivers,
b) alleviate suffering by caring for persons with leprosy,
c) support of Ecumenism to foster Christian unity at pastoral, cultural, and social levels,
d) promote and practice the time tested ideals of chivalry.