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Useful Links

Useful Information (Off-campus)



Resources during holidays and weekends

Emergency contacs: https://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/adm/inbound/en/life-safety-ec.html

Information regarding Disaster Prevention :https://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/adm/inbound/en/life-safety-dp.html

Finding a clinic and hospital:

Tokyo area:
Tokyo metropolitan medical institution information (HIMAWARI)
Tokyo Metropolitan Medical Institution Service “Himawari” and Pharmacy Information Service “t-Pharmacy Info” (Automated translation available)

Other information in Tokyo
https://tabunka.tokyo-tsunagari.or.jp/guide_eng/kinkyu/04.html

In Japan:
Guide for when you are feeling ill (JNTO Japan National Tourism Organization)
www.jnto.go.jp/emergency/eng/mi_guide.html

AMDA International Medical Information Center: multilingual telephone consultation):
https://www.amdamedicalcenter.com/


Other important information for your safety

HIV Testing and HIV/AIDS Counseling Map in Japan:http://www.hivkensa.com/language/
Telephone Consultation in English: Tokyo English Life Line: https://telljp.com/
Accident, theft, lost and found: https://tabunka.tokyo-tsunagari.or.jp/guide_eng/kinkyu/02.html


Legal Advice
National Consumer Affairs Center of Japan
http://www.kokusen.go.jp/map/ (Japanese)
http://www.kokusen.go.jp/ncac_index_e.html (English)


Japan Legal Support Center
https://www.houterasu.or.jp/  (Japanese)
https://www.houterasu.or.jp/en/index.html (English)


Traffic Accident Advising
-Nichibenren Traffic Accident Consulation Center https://n-tacc.or.jp/ (Japanese)
-Consultation services (Tokyo metropolitan government)
https://www.metro.tokyo.lg.jp/tosei/iken-sodan/otoiawase/madoguchi/koe/tominnokoe/accidentlinks.html


Career Advice/Part time job information
Tokyo Employment Service Center for Foreigners
https://jsite.mhlw.go.jp/tokyo-foreigner/ (日本語Japanese)
https://jsite.mhlw.go.jp/tokyo-foreigner/english.html(English)
https://jsite.mhlw.go.jp/tokyo-foreigner/chinese.html (中文Chinese)

Tokyo Employment Service Center for Foreigners (Yotsuya, Shinjuku-ku) is a public employment office specializing in providing job counseling and placement services for non-Japanese students holding a STUDENT 留学 status (visa) and non-Japanese specialists or technical experts holding a corresponding status (visa) who live in Japan and seek employment in Japan. The center is run by the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare. Employment information and information on legal procedures regarding residing in Japan can be found on the website.

Crisis intervention support for sexual assault and STD  (Sexually Transmitted Diseases)
Please do not hesitate to contact on-campus student support services. You can also utilize off-campus support resources.
[On-campus]
-Counseling/Advising services for international students on each campus
https://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/adm/inbound/en/support-issr_soudan.html
-On-campus conseling sections
http://dcs.adm.u-tokyo.ac.jp/en/
[Off-campus]
-Sexual Assault Relief Center (SARC Tokyo) https://sarc-tokyo.org/
-HIV and Sexually Transmitted Infection Countermeasures (Shinjuku) http://www.foreign.city.shinjuku.lg.jp/en/kenko/kenko_10/
-HIV Testing and HIV/AIDS Counseling Map in Japan https://www.hivkensa.com/

Daily Life Information in Various Languages
Tokyo Intercultural Portal Site
https://tabunka.tokyo-tsunagari.or.jp/guide_eng/index.html
Available in Japanese, English, Chinese, Korean, Simple Japanese (with Hiragana/Katakana).

Life in Tokyo Your Guide (Guidebook for foreign residents living in Tokyo: Tokyo Metropolitan Government)
*Available in Japanese, English, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, and Nepali. Downlodable in PDF.