WNRCASN is an organization of individual faculty members of CASN-affiliated schools of nursing in Western Canada
It was founded in 1969 to provide a forum for members’ expressions of beliefs, ideas, and concerns regarding nursing and nursing education and is the only forum in Western Canada devoted to address the concerns of nursing educators.
On February 19, 2011, WRCASN formally became WNRCASN, embracing Aurora College in Northwest Territories as a member.
WNRCASN includes the four Western Provinces and one Territory: Manitoba Saskatchewan Alberta British Columbia Northwest Territories
The WNRCASN Constitution was updated February 2014 and amended February 2021.