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Consultation and Advisory Services

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Print2017-02-16

Nagoya International Center (NIC)

If confronted by a problem which you are unable to resolve alone, it may be advisable to consult the Administration Information Advisory Service for foreign residents (TEL 581–0100) / 3-way call (TEL 581–6112) or come to the Information Counter at NIC. You can also take advantage of legal (TEL 581–6111) or educational (TEL 581–0100) consultation for foreign residents.

Public Access Counseling

Public Access Counseling

Consultation

Available

Organization

Title

Telephone Number

Hours and

Languages

Visa related issues

 

Immigration Bureau Information

Center

0570-013904

03-5796-7112 (from PHS, IP phones, and from outside Japan)

* Both numbers can be used from anywhere in Japan.

Mon.-Fri. (excluding holidays and the year-end and New Year’s holidays)

8:30–17:15

E, C, K, P, F, S

Labor Issues

(Aichi Labour Bureau)

Counseling for Foreign Workers

972–0253

Tue. & Thu.

9:30–12:00

13:00–16:30

E

Tue.-Fri.

9:30–12:00

13:00–16:30

P

Employment Consultations and Introductions

(Nagoya Naka Public Employment Security Office)

Employment Service Center for Foreigners

264–1901

 

Mon.-Fri. (excluding holidays and the year-end and New Year’s holidays)

10:00–12:00

13:00–18:00

E, C, P, S

Human Rights

(Nagoya Legal Affairs Bureau)

Rights consultation for foreigners

Rights consultation by foreigners

 English 0570-090911

Chinese 0570-050110

Mon.-Fri. (excluding holidays and the year-end and New Year’s holidays)

9:00~12:00

13:00~16:00

E, C

952-8111 (rep.)

Second Tuesday every month

13:00-16:00

P

Legal Consultation

(Aichi Bar Association Nagoya Legal Consultation Center)

Legal Consultation for Foreigners

565-6110

Mon.-Fri.

9:30 – 19:45

Sat., Sun., holidays

9:30 – 17:00

Fee required
(\5,400 for 30 min. or less)

* Must be accompanied by someone who can speak Japanese

Education

(Nagoya City Board of Education)

Japanese Language Education Consultation Center

961–0418

Mon.-Fri.

13:00–16:00

C, P, F, S, K*

* Korean is only available once a week, please confirm in advance.

Problems women face at home, at work, at school or in the community, including family issues and violence, etc.

(Nagoya City Gender Equality Promotion Center)

E-ABLE Nagoya, Consultation Room

321-2760

Mon., Tue., Fir..-Sun.

10:00–16:00

Wed.  only

10:00–13:00, 18:00–20:00

(excluding holidays, and the year-end and New Year’s holidays)

* Consultations in Japanese only

Consultations on domestic violence (Nagoya City Child & Youth Affairs Bureau)

Nagoya City Domestic Violence Consultation Support Center

351-5388

Mon.-Fri. (excluding holidays and the year-end and New Year’s holidays)

10:00-17:00

* Consultations in Japanese only

Consultations for victims of domestic violence (Nagoya City Child & Youth Affairs Bureau)

Domestic Violence Victim Hotline

232-2201

Sat., Sun., holidays

(except the year-end and New Year’s holidays)

10:00-18:00

* Consultations in Japanese only

Protective care (child abuse), health, disabilities, delinquency, rearing (truancy, discipline) and other child guidance


(Chuo Child Guidance Center- Seibu Child Guidance Center)

Chuo Child Guidance Center (Chikusa, Higashi, Kita, Naka, Showa, Mizuho, Moriyama, Midori, Meito, Tempaku Wards)

757-6111

Mon.-Fri. (excluding holidays and the year-end and New Year’s holidays)

8:45-17:15

* Consultations in Japanese only

Protective care (child abuse), health, disabilities, delinquency, rearing (truancy, discipline) and other child guidance


(Chuo Child Guidance Center- Seibu Child Guidance Center)

 

Consultation for parenting and child abuse

Seibu Child Guidance Center

(Nishi, Nakamura, Atsuta, Nakagawa, Minato, Minami Wards)

365-3231

Mon.-Fri. (excluding holidays and the year-end and New Year’s holidays)

8:45-17:15

* Consultations in Japanese only

24 hours per day 365 days per year

* Consultations in Japanese only

 

Nagoya Children SOS

761-4152

 

 

 

Child Raising General Inquiry Counter (Each Ward’s Health Center)

 

 

 

 

Child Raising General Inquiry Counter

Chikusa: 757-7033

Higashi: 979-3588

Kita: 910-6815

Nishi: 529-7105

Nakamura: 486-6388

Naka: 269-7155

Showa: 745-6030

Mizuho: 837-3285

Atsuta: 679-3086

Nakagawa: 364-0065

Minato: 655-8745

Minami: 619-7086

Moriyama: 797-5220

Midori: 899-6518

Meito: 769-6288

Tempaku: 847-5981

Telephone Consultation

Mon.-Fri. (excluding holidays)

8:45-17:15

 

Interview Consultation

Mon.-Fri. (excluding holidays)

9:00-16:30

* Consultations in Japanese only

Key: E (English), C (Chinese), K (Korean), P (Portuguese), F (Filipino), S (Spanish)

For details of other private organizations that offer counseling and advisory services, please inquire at the Nagoya International Center.