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Life support consultation

日本語/English/中文/Tagalog/Português/한국어/Tiếng viêt /やさしいにほんご

Life support consultation for foreign-born residents

The Fukushima International Association is pleased to offer foreign language (English,Chinese, Korean, Tagalog, Portuguese,Vietnamese) consultation on issues related to living in Japan for non-Japanese residents of Fukushima Prefecture. Should you have anyquestions or concerns regarding day-to-day life here in Fukushima, please feel free to make use of this service!

Confidentiality is guaranteed. Consultation is available both in person at our office and over the telephone. For those requesting face-to-faceconsultation, we suggest that you call the FIA before arriving at our office to ensure that the consultation staff are available.

Life support consultation for foreign-born residents

Telephone Consultation Service for Foreign Workers

The Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare has launched a "Telephone Consultation Service for Foreign Workers" to respond to requests for consultation from foreign workers in Japan. It is available in six languages (English, Chinese, Portuguese, Spanish, Tagalog and Vietnamese).
The service will address problems with respect to work conditions by explaining laws and making referrals to concerned organizations.

Legal Information for Foreign Nationals

Ask us about: Loan, divorce, labor, accident, visa, natural disaster, etc.
We provide information on Japanese legal system, bar associations and relevant organizations at no cost.

Houterasu(Japan Legal Support Center) provides multilingual information services.

Yorisoi Hotline “Helpline for Foreigners” (multilingual consultation for foreigners)

 Yorisoi Hotline, opened by General Incorporated Association Social Inclusion Support Center, offers consultation on daily life problems and 4 other special consultation services.

Yorisoi Hotline


Telephone Consultation for medical matters

AMADA International Medical Information Center

Counselling services in the nearby prefectures

Miyagi International Association
Association for International Relations in Yamagata
Niigata International Association
Ibaraki International Association

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