A number of welfare services are provided by administrative organizations and agencies. Foreign nationals are eligible for many of these services.
Every city, town, and village provides difference services, so for more details you will have to contact the section that takes care of welfare matters in your municipality’s government office. You can also consult with the Prefectural Welfare Comprehensive Consultation Center or local Welfare Offices in every city.
For guardians of children and guardians of children with disabilities
For people with disabilities
For people who require long-term care
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
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