Support for Foreign Residents

Information on daily life videos by the Immigration Services Agency

The Immigration Services Agency has released a life orientation video for foreigners before and after coming to Japan.
To view, please visit the URL below.

(1) Free legal and administrative procedure consultation

Free consultations for foreign residents are held every month. Lawyers and administrative scriveners are available for consultation. Interpreters are available if needed.

Consultation time: 60 minutes per session. Applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis, and reservations are required.
Contents of consultation: status of residence, visa, international marriage, divorce, will, inheritance, debt, children's education, work problems, domestic violence, disputes with neighbors, traffic accidents, and other general life issues.
Reservation: KCC office, 04-7157-0281
Schedule: 4th Wednesday of every month, 13:00-17:00 (60 minutes per person)

(2) Interpretation and translation support

We dispatch interpreters to help with procedures at city hall, nursery schools, kindergartens, and schools.
Interpretation and translation services are available in English, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, and other languages. Please consult with us.

◆Interpretation request form(PDF)
◆Translation request(PDF)

Japanese Language Classes(April to July 2024)

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Hospital Information

【Hospitals that can get services in foreign languages (English, Chinese)】
Chiba Nishi General Hospital

【Hospital Introduction】
Find a hospital that offers consultations in foreign languages

Living information in Kashiwa City

Kashiwa City's homepage has a page for foreigners as follows.

For Foreigners
Tiếng Việt(ベトナム語)

(3)Disaster and Emergency Information

 What to do in an emergency (Living Guide)
 Kashiwa City Map for Assistance in the Event of a Disaster

Cross-cultural Center

1-7-1-301 Kashiwa, Kashiwa City, Chiba Prefecture
DayOne Tower 3F Palette Kashiwa
Closed:Sundays, national holidays, year-end and New Year holidays