Consultation regarding school life （Fureai Hotline）
This hotline is available for any questions or advice regarding pre-school/elementary school/junior high school/high school students and/or young students going to special needs schools, their guardians and family, or from educational professionals.
*Consultations in Japanese only, please.
Fureai Hotline （Fureai Denwa）
-How to continue my education/help with study
-Inability to go to school
-Trouble relating to friends.
-Issues with sexuality
How to contact this service
- You may either visit the General Education Center in person, or call on the phone. In-person visits are as a rule done with three parties: the student in question, their guardian, and an educational professional. Please feel free to contact us.
When visiting in person, we ask that families, schools, or BOEs call in advance to reserve an appointment.
- Hours: Monday through Friday, 9 am - 5 pm （Closed on holidays）
- All consultations are free of charge. Strictly confidential.
General Education Center of Iwate
Japanese name: 岩手県立総合教育センター （Iwate Kenritsu Sougou Kyouiku Sentaa）
Address: Hanamaki-shi, Kitayuguchi, 2-82-1
Japanese address: 花巻市北湯口第2地割82番1
Phone （general reception）: 0198-27-2711
Office of International Affairs, Department of Homeland Promotion
(020-8570) 10-1 Uchimaru, Morioka City, Iwate Prefecture, JAPAN
Phone number:019-629-5765 Facsimile:019-629-5254
You can access our question form here.