Multilingual Consultation Information (External Links) 多言語 窓口相談情報(外部リンク)

Medical Consultations(医療相談)

Miyazaki Medical Navigator

The navigator is a search engine to find the nearest hospitals, dental clinics, pharmacies, and pediatric night time emergency call centers.
宮崎県総合医療機能情報提供システムでは、お住まいの医療機関、薬局、小児救急の夜間医療電話相談などの情報を提供しています
http://www.e-navi.pref.miyazaki.lg.jp/ 

AMDA International Medical Information Center

AMDA国際医療情報センターでは多言語の医療施設の案内や医療・福祉のシステムに関しての電話相談対応を行っています
Contact following center to find the nearest medical institutions and receive consultation on the medical and the welfare system in Japan.
https://www.amdamedicalcenter.com/activities 

Available Languages and Opening Hours:
TEL: 03-6233-9266
Simple Japanese (Mon-Fri) 10:00AM~3:00PM

Daily Life and Legal Consultations(生活・法律相談)

Miyazaki Internation Foundation

The foundation presents information on events and activities in Miyazaki prefecture, seminars and workshops for local citizens and foreign residents. It also provides daily life guidance, a helpline and a medical handbook.
宮崎県国際交流協会では、県内のイベント、協会主催のセミナーやワークショップや生活情報、英語、ポルトガル語、タガログ語、中国語、韓国語による多言語相談窓口を提供しています
http://www.mif.or.jp/japanese (Japanese)
http://www.mif.or.jp/english/ (English)
http://www.mif.or.jp/chinese/ (Chinese)
http://www.mif.or.jp/korean/ (Korean) 

Contact information:
Miyazaki International Foundation
9th Floor Carino Plaza Miyazaki
4-8-1 Tachibana-doori Higashi Miyazaki City
Miyazaki 880-0805

Available Languages and Opening Hours:
TEL: 0985-32-8457
English, Portuguese, Filipino, Chinese and Korean (Tue-Sat) 10:00AM~7:00PM

The Japan Legal Support Center 

法律に関する相談を受け付けています。 
The center offers information about Japan's legal system and counseling information for people who have problems concerning money, status of residence, or their work environment.

https://www.houterasu.or.jp/multilingual/index.html (English)

https://www.houterasu.or.jp/multilingual/chinese/index.html (Chinese)

https://www.houterasu.or.jp/multilingual/spanish/index.html (Spanish)

https://www.houterasu.or.jp/multilingual/portuguese/index.html (Portuguese)

https://www.houterasu.or.jp/multilingual/vietnamese/index.html (Vietnamese)

https://www.houterasu.or.jp/multilingual/tagalog/index.html (Tagalog)

https://www.houterasu.or.jp/multilingual/nepali/index.html (Nepali)

https://www.houterasu.or.jp/multilingual/nepali/index.html (Thai)

https://www.houterasu.or.jp/multilingual/simplejapanese/index.html (Simple Japanese)

Available Languages and Opening Hours:
TEL: 0570-078377 (Mon-Fri)  9:00AM~5:00PM
English, Chinese, Spanish, Portuguese, Vietnamese, Tagalog, Nepali, Thai and Simple Japanese

Human Rights Counseling for Foreigners(人権相談窓口)

Yorisoi Hotline (Helpline for Foreigners)

よりそいホットラインではビザ、仕事、人権、日常生活に関することなど様々な内容の電話相談対応を行っています

http://279338.jp/yorisoi/foreign/
Free telephone consultation service for foreigners.
The Yorisoi Hotline can be reached via phone (toll-free number) and the following support: visa, nationality, family, work, everyday living, discrimination, domestic violence, confinement, or human trafficking.  

Available Languages and Opening Hours:
TEL: 0120-279-338
Japanese, English, Tagalog, Korean, Chinese, Spanish, Portuguese, and Thai 
(Mon-Sun) 10AM~10PM
For service in foreign languages, please press 2 after the initial guidance.

The Ministry of Justice

法務省

This web site provides information on human rights counseling offices for foreigners (Chinese, English, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, Vietnamese, Nepali, Indonesia, Thai and Filipino). You can find each office's address, phone number and opening hours on the page. 
http://www.moj.go.jp/ENGLISH/information/hrcf-01.html 

Available Languages and Opening Hours:
TEL: 0570-090911 English (Mon-Fri) 9:00AM-5:00PM 

Women Rights and DV Consultation 女性の権利とDV(家庭内暴力)相談 

Miyazaki International Foundation

宮崎県国際交流協会
The foundation can be reached via phone.

Contact information:
Miyazaki International Foundation
9th Floor Carino Plaza Miyazaki
4-8-1 Tachibana-doori Higashi Miyazaki City
Miyazaki 880-0805

Available Languages and Opening Hours:
TEL: 0985-32-8457
English, Portuguese, Filipino, Chinese and Korean (Tue-Sat) 10:00AM~7:00PM

Counseling Center for Women (CCW)

外国籍女性の相談
This center provides counseling for non-Japanese women who live in Japan.
http://www.ccwjp.org/ 

Their focus of support :
-Trafficking in person
-Domestic violence
-Child abuse
-DV victim with the status of dependent
-Status of residence and DV
-Abuse to step child 

Available Languages and Opening Hours:
TEL: 090-8001-4695
Thai, Filipino, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Portuguese, English and Japanese
(Mon-Sat) 10:00AM~5:00PM

Asian Women's Center

アジア女性センター

The aim of Asian Women's Center is to increase women and children's empowerment and human rights. This center provides free phone consultation for women who suffer from DV. 

https://asianwomenscenter.jimdofree.com/multilingual-hotline/  

Available Languages and Opening Hours
TEL: 092-513-7333 
English and Japanese (Mon-Fri) 9:00AM~5:00PM 
Filipino (Mon) 9:00AM~3:00PM, (Wed) 10:00AM~5:00PM, (Fri) 1:00PM~4:00PM 
Thai (Mon-Fri) 10:00AM~4:00PM 
Chinese (Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri) 9:00AM~4:00PM 
Korean (4th Thursday of every month) 10:00AM~1:00PM 
Indonesia (2nd Thursday of every month) 10:00AM~4:00PM

 

Other Useful Information For Foreigners

The Ministry of Justice Immigration Bureau of Japan

法務省 入国管理局では、入国、在留手続きなどの情報を提供しています

The Residency Management System (在留管理制度)
http://www.immi-moj.go.jp/newimmiact_1/index.html 

The Regional Immigration Bureau offers information regarding immigration and residence procedure.
http://www.immi-moj.go.jp/english/ 

Embassies and Consulates

大使館と領事館では駐在日外国公館ホームページの情報を提供しています

Embassies and Consulates of foreign countries that are stationed in Japan are listed here: 
http://www.mofa.go.jp/mofaj/link/embassy/ 

 

For inquiries in English, please contact: City of Kobayashi, Regional Revitalization Division

Address: 300 Hosono, Kobayashi-city, Miyazaki, Japan 886-8501

Phone (Domestic): 0984-23-1148

Fax: 0984-23-6650

Phone (Intl.): (+81) 984-23-1148

Email: k_sousei@city.kobayashi.lg.jp  

A speaker of English is generally available Monday-Friday from 9 A.M. ~ 4 P.M. Japan Standard Time. Please understand there may be times an English speaker is unavailable.

 

Kobayashi City
Regional Revitalization Division
Address: 300 Hosono, Kobayashi City, Miyazaki, Japan 886-8501
Phone: 0984-23-1148   /   Fax: 0984-23-6650   /   Email: k_sousei@city.kobayashi.lg.jp