The Japan Deafblind Association
A social welfare association aiming to deliver information, training and support to deafblind people and their families. Conducts workshops and training for deafblind interpreters/guides. Located at Waseda Clover Building 3F, 67 Wasedamachi, Shinjuku-ku.
International Social Service Japan (ISSJ)
Assists in social welfare problems. Mostly used by Americans for adoptions, but will also assist foreigners with marital and legal problems. Located at Ochanomizu K and K Building 3F, 1-10-2 Yushima, Bunkyo-ku.
La Leche League
Tokyo breastfeeding mothers support, international group dedicated to providing education, information, support and encouragement to women who want to breastfeed. There are 2 groups in Tokyo and both hold separate monthly meetings at different locations.
24-hour counseling service and shelter for women in trouble, established by the Japan Womans Christian Temperance Union.
Saalaa Womens Shelter
Place where foreign women, who are in urgent need of shelter as a result of human rights violations and domestic violence, can rest mentally and physically.
The Japanese Association on Disability and Difficulty
Aims is to protect the rights of people with disabilities, and to improve the lives of the disabled by creating policies and conducting research. Located at Nishiwaseda Sekiguchi Building 4F, 2-15-10 Nishiwaseda, Shinjuku-ku.
Foreign Students Advisory Service
Advice for foreign students on scholarships, housing problems, Japanese visas and resolving difficulties of daily life in Japan.
Childbirth Education Center
Tokyo childbirth classes, support, preparation for pregnancy, birth and early parenthood. Based on natural childbirth and aims to inform couples of the choices they have so each couple can make decisions based on their own lifestyle and philosophy.
Foreign Residents Advisory Center, Tokyo Metropolitan Govern...
General counseling service on marital, family and other personal difficulties including traffic accidents. English service is open Monday to Friday 09:30-12:00 and 13:00-17:00. 2-8-1 Nishi-shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku.
Metropolitan Police Department
They provide all general police services. Address : 1-1, Kasumigaseki 2-chome, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 100-8974.
Japan Management Association
Purpose of association shall be to contribute to develop the Japanese economy, improve the nations living standard and encourage growth of the global society. Address : Nihon Noritsu Kyokai Bldg. 1-22, Shiba Koen 3-chome, Minato-ku, Tokyo, 105-8522.
Disabilities Information Resources
Information website supporting the study of health and welfare topics for people with disabilities.
Tokyo Metropolitan Health and Medical Information Center
Information about medical facilities and the Japanese health insurance system available Monday to Friday 09:00-20:00. With emergency translation services available Monday to Friday 17:00-20:00 and weekends 09:00-20:00.