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Consultation and Information Centers

Consultation Services

Various advice services are provided in foreign languages, including the Hiroshima City Consultation Service for International Residents (Tel: 082-241-5010) for those who do not speak Japanese very well. Please make use of these services.

If you need interpretation for procedures or advice in a government office, you can request an interpreter (free of charge) through that office.

Inquiries: Hiroshima Peace Culture Foundation, International Relations and Cooperation Division // Tel: 082-242-8879

Public consultation services

If there are no languages listed under “Consultation times etc.”, the service is only available in Japanese.

⑴Advice for foreign residents on all aspects of daily life  
 (Multicultural Society Promotion Section, Human Rights Education Division, Citizens Affairs Bureau or Hiroshima Peace Culture Foundation)
 Name: Hiroshima City Consultation Service for International Residents
 Address: International Exchange Lounge, International Conference Center Hiroshima 1F, 1-5 Nakajima-cho, Naka-ku
 (Telephone advice)
 Tel: 082-241-5010
 Fax: 082-242-7452
 soudan@pcf.ciy.hiroshima.jp
 Rotating Consultation Service:
 Consultation times etc.: Mon to Fri 09:00–16:00(Except for national holidays, New Year holidays, and August 6)
 Languages available: Chinese, Spanish, Portuguese (Vietnamese on Tuesday, Friday)
 (Other languages available with the help of volunteer interpreters.)
 
 Address: Community Coordination Division, Aki Ward Office 2F, 3-4-36 Funakoshi-minami, Aki-ku
 Tel: 082-241-5010 (Hiroshima City Consultation Service for International Residents)
 Consultation times etc.: 2nd Wed (Portuguese)  3rd Thurs (Spanish)
 10:15–12:30・13:30–16:00 (Except for national holidays, New Year holidays, and August 6)

⑵Visas, residence status, Special Permanent Residence, naturalization, international marriage, etc.
 ①Immigration Information Center
  Tel: 0570-013904 ・03-5796-7112
  Consultation times etc.: Mon to Fri  08:30–17:15
  Languages available:English, Chinese, Spanish, etc.
 ②Visa Support Center iroshima
  Address: Maple Hatchobori 803, 8-26 Kami-hatchobori, Naka-ku
  Tel: 082-223-5581
  Consultation times etc.: Mon, Tues ,Wed, Fri  10:00–17:00
  You must reserve in advance.

⑶Employment and labor conditions
 ①Hiroshima Foreign Workers Labor Conditions Consultation Service (Hiroshima Labor Bureau Inspection Division)
  Address: 5F, Building No. 2, Joint Government Building, 6-30 Kami-hatchobori, Naka-ku
  Tel: 082-221-92420
  Consultation times etc.: 9:00–12:00 ・13:00–16:30
  Languages available: Portuguese and Spanish (Tues, Fri) Chinese (Fri)
 ②Hiroshima Central Foreign Workers Labor Conditions Consultation Service (Hiroshima Central Labor Standards Inspection Office)
  Address: 1F, Building No. 2, Joint Government Building, 6-30 Kami-hatchobori, Naka-ku
  Hiroshima Central Labor Standards Inspection Office)
  Tel: 082-221-24600
  Consultation times etc.: 9:30–12:00・13:00–17:00  Vietnamese (Tues)

⑷Advice about finding work
 ①Hiroshima Foreign Residents Employment Service Office (Hello Work Hiroshima)
  Address: 8-2 Kami-hatchobori, Naka-ku (located in the Hello Work Hiroshima Office)
  Tel: 082-228-0522
  Consultation times etc.: Mon to Fri 10:00–16:00
  Languages available: Portuguese and Spanish (Mon, Thurs, 2nd and 4th Wed)
Chinese (Mon, Wed, Fri) English (Tues)
 ②Hello Work Hiroshima Higash
  Address: 13-7 Hikarigaoka, Higashi-ku
  Tel: 082-264-8609Mon, Wed
  Consultation times etc.: 10:00–16:30
  Languages available: Portuguese and Spanish

⑸Advice about visa status, social security, working conditions, and daily life (Hiroshima International Center)
 Name: Consultation Service for Foreign Residents
 Advice location: 8-18 Naka-machi, Naka-ku, (Hiroshima Crystal Plaza 6F)
 Toll-free number for counseling
 Tel: 0120-783-806
 Consultation times etc.: Advice about daily life  Mon to Fri 10:00–19:00 Sat 09:30–18:00
 Advice about visa status, social security, working conditions, etc.
 Thurs, Sat 10:00–12:00・13:00–16:00 (Except for national holidays, and New Year holidays)

 Languages available: English, Chinese, Vietnamese, Korean, Tagalog, Portuguese, ndonesian, Thai, Spanish, and Nepali

⑹Give your opinion about municipal government
 ・Advice about civic affairs (problems in daily life)
 ・Advice about traffic accidents
 (Citizens Consultation Center)
 Name: ・Municipal Administration Consultation
            ・Civic Affairs Consultation
              ・Traffic Accident Consultation
 Address: 1-6-34 Kokutaiji-machi, Naka-ku (located on Hiroshima City Hall main building 1F) Citizens Consultation Center
 Tel: 082-504-2120
 Consultation times etc.: Mon to Fri 08:30–17:00 (Except for national holidays, August 6, and New Year holidays)

⑺Advice about domestic violence by a spouse or partner
 ①Spousal Domestic Violence Counseling and Support Center
  Address: 11-27 Fujimi-cho, Naka-ku (Hiroshima City Public Health Center 3F)
  Consultation: Tel: 082-545-7498・Fax: 082-249-8012
  Consultation times etc.: Mon to Fri 10:00–17:00 (Except for national holidays, August 6, and New Year holidays)
 ②Telephone Counseling During Holidays
  Tel: 082-252-5578
  Consultation times etc.: Sat, Sun, and national holidays 10:00–17:00 (Except for New Year holidays)

⑻Advice for victims of violence (Citizens Safety Promotion Division, Citizens Affairs Bureau)
 Name: Hiroshima City Violence Counseling Center
 Address: 1-6-34 Kokutaiji-machi, Naka-ku (located in Hiroshima City Hall main building 12F)
 Tel :082-504-2710 ・Fax:082-504-2712
 Consultation times etc.: Mon to Fri 08:30–17:00 (Except for national holidays, August 6, and New Year holidays)

⑼Advice about support for victims of crime (Citizens Safety Promotion Division,
Citizens Affairs Bureau)
 Name: Hiroshima City General Advice Service for Crime Victims
 Address: 1-6-34 Kokutaiji-machi, Naka-ku (located on Hiroshima City Hall main building 12F)
 Tel: 082-504-2722
 Consultation times etc.: Mon to Fri 08:30–17:15 (Except for national holidays, August 6, and New Year holidays)

⑽Advice about all aspects of healthcare (Healthcare Policy Division, Health and Welfare Bureau)
 Name: Hiroshima City Healthcare Safety Support Center
 Address: 1-6-34 Kokutaiji-machi, Naka-ku (located on Hiroshima City Hall main building 13F)
 Advice Tel: 082-504-2051 ・Fax: 082-504-2258
 Consultation times etc.: Mon to Fri 09:00–15:00 (Except for national holidays, August 6, and New Year holidays)

⑾Advice about consumer problems regarding door-to-door sales, loans, etc. (Consumer Affairs Center, Citizens Affairs Bureau)
 Name: Hiroshima City Consumer Affairs Center
 Address: 6-27 Moto-machi, Naka-ku AQ’A Hiroshima Center City 8F
 Tel: 082-225-3300
 Hotline for Consumers: 188 ・Fax: 082-221-6282
 Consultation times etc.: 10:00–19:00 (Except for Tues and New Year holidays)

⑿Mental health advice
 Name: Hiroshima City Mental Health and Welfare Center
 Address: 11-27 Fujimi-cho, Naka-ku (located in the Hiroshima City Public Health Center 4F)
 Tel: 082-245-7731
 Consultation times etc.: Mon to Fri 08:30–17:00 (Except for national holidays, year-end and New Year holidays, and August 6) Run with the help of volunteer interpreters

Municipal Organizations and Facilities

The City of Hiroshima provides government services through its various offices such as Hiroshima City Hall, ward offices, branch offices, the Waterworks Bureau, and the Fire Services Bureau.

The City also runs libraries, museums, sports facilities, and similar places to enrich the lives of Hiroshima residents. To use these facilities, you may be required to pay a fee, so please check with the facility you wish to use.

City Hall, Ward Offices and Branch Offices

When you phone a ward office, they will connect you to the appropriate division.

○Hiroshima City (Hall1-6-34 Kokutaiji-machi, Naka-ku)
 Tel: 082-245-2111

○Naka Ward Office(1-4-21 Kokutaiji-machi, Naka-ku)
 Tel: 082-245-2111・Fax: 082-541-3835

○Higashi Ward Office(9-38 Higashi-kamiya-cho, Higashi-ku)
 Tel: 082-245-2111・Fax: 082-262-6986

○Nukushina Branch Office(5-1-18 Nukushina, Higashi-ku)
 Tel: 082-289-2000

○Minami Ward Office(1-5-44 Minami-machi, Minami-ku)
 Tel: 082-245-2111・Fax: 082-252-7179

○Ninoshima Branch Office(752-74 Aza Yajita, Ninoshima, Minami-ku)
 Tel: 082-259-2511

○Nishi Ward Office(2-2-1 Fukushima-cho, Nishi-ku)
 Tel: 082-245-2111・Fax: 082-232-9783

○Asaminami Ward Office(1-33-14 Furuichi, Asaminami-ku)
 Tel: 082-245-2111・Fax: 082-245-2111

○Sato Branch Office(6-29-28 Midorii, Asaminami-ku)
 Tel: 082-877-1311

○Gion Branch Office(2-48-7 Gion, Asaminami-ku)
 Tel: 082-874-3311

○Numata Branch Office(7-64-8 Tomo-higashi, Asaminami-ku located in the Numata joint government buildings)
 Tel: 082-848-1111

○Asakita Ward Office(4-13-13 Kabe, Asakita-ku)
 Tel: 082-245-2111・Fax: 082-815-3906

○Shiraki Branch Office(2391-4 Oaza Akiyama, Shiraki-cho, Asakita-ku)
 Tel: 082-828-1211

○Koyo Branch Office(5-13-7 Fukawa, Asakita-ku)
 Tel: 082-842-1121

○Asa Branch Office(3052-1 Oaza Imuro, Asa-cho, Asakita-ku)
 Tel: 082-842-1121

○Aki Ward Office(3-4-36 Funakoshi-minami, Aki-ku)
 Tel: 082-245-2111・Fax: 082-822-8069

○Nakano Branch Office(3-20-9 Nakano, Aki-ku)
 Tel: 082-893-2121

○Ato Branch Office(6257-2 Ato-cho, Aki-ku)
 Tel: 082-856-0211

○Yano Branch Office(5-7-18 Yano-higashi, Aki-ku)
 Tel: 082-888-1112

○Saeki Ward Office(2-5-28 Kairoen, Saeki-ku)
 Tel: 082-245-2111・Fax: 082-923-5098

○Yuki Branch Office(166 Oaza Wada, Yuki-cho, Saeki-ku)
 Tel: 0829-83-0111・Fax: 0829-83-1129

Municipal Tax Offices

○Central Municipal Tax Office(Naka Ward Office)
 Tel: 082-504-2564 (Naka Ward jurisdiction)・ 082-504-2751 (Minami Ward jurisdiction)

○Eastern Municipal Tax Office(Higashi Ward Office)
 Tel: 082-568-7719 (Higashi Ward and Aki Ward jurisdictions)

○Western Municipal Tax Office(Nishi Ward Office)
 Tel: 082-532-0942 (Nishi Ward jurisdiction)・082-532-1012 (Saeki Ward jurisdiction)

○Northern Municipal Tax Office(Asaminami Ward Office)
 Tel: 082-831-4935 (Asaminami Ward jurisdiction)・082-831-5016 (Asakita Ward jurisdiction)

Ward Office Welfare Departments (Welfare and Health Centers)

○Naka Ward(730-8565 4-1-1 Ote-machi)
 Family and Health Services Division
 Tel: 082-504-2571, 082-504-2688, 082-504-2572, 082-504-2689, 082-504-2331, 082-504-2334, 082-504-2443, 082-504-2333
 Longevity and Health Services Division
 Tel: 082-504-2570, 082-504-2528
 Nursing Care Insurance Section
 Tel: 082-504-2478
 General Advice
 Tel: 082-504-2586
 Health Services and Welfare Division
 Tel: 082-504-2569, 082-504-2739, 082-504-2588, 082-504-2109, 082-504-2174

○Higashi Ward(732-8510 9-34 Higashi- kamiya-cho)
 Community Support Division
 082-568-7735, 082-568-7729, 082-568-7794, 082-261-0315
 General Advice
 082-568-7731
 Welfare Division
 082-568-7733, 082-568-7734
 Family and Health Services Division
 082-568-7730, 082-568-7732
 Family and Health Services Division
 082-568-7726, 082-568-7727, 082-568-7728

○Minami Ward(734-8523 1-4-46 Minami-machi)
 Family and Health Services Division
 Tel: 082-250-4104, 082-250-4105, 082-250-4141, 082-250-4149, 082-250-4155
 Longevity and Health Services Division
 Tel: 082-250-4107, 082-250-4108
 Nursing Care Insurance Section
 Tel: 082-250-4138
 General Advice
 Tel: 082-250-4109
 Health Services and Welfare Division
 Tel: 082-250-4131, 082-250-4132, 082-250-4133, 082-250-4134

○Nishi Ward(733-8535 2-24-1 Fukushima- cho)
 Family and Health Services Division 
 Tel: 082-294-6117, 082-294-6119, 082-294-6583, 082-294-6069, 082-294-6135
 Longevity and Health Services Division
 Tel: 082-294-6218, 082-294-6235
 Nursing Care Insurance Section
 Tel: 082-294-6585
 General Advice
 Tel: 082-294-6289
 Health Services and Welfare Division
 Tel: 082-294-6342, 082-294-6346, 082-294-6384, 082-503-6288

○Asaminami Ward(731-0194 1-38-13 Nakasu)
 Family and Health Services Division
 Tel: 082-831-4940, 082-831-5010, 082-831-4973
 Longevity and Health Services Division
 Tel: 082-831-4941, 082-831-4942
 Nursing Care Insurance Section
 Tel: 082-831-4943
 General Advice
 Tel: 082-831-4568
 Health Services and Welfare Division
 Tel: 082-831-4944, 082-831-4945, 082-831-4946, 082-877-2146

○Asakita Ward(731-0221 3-19-22 Kabe)
 Family and Health Services Division
 Tel: 082-819-0576, 082-819-0620
 Longevity and Health Services Division
 Tel: 082-819-0585, 082-819-0586
 Nursing Care Insurance Section
 Tel: 082-819-0621
 General Advice
 Tel: 082-819-0587
 Health Services and Welfare Division
 Tel: 082-819-0605, 082-819-0608, 082-819-0616, 082-819-0617

○Aki Ward(736-8555 3-2-16 Funakoshi- minami)
 Family and Health Services Division 
 Tel: 082-821-2806
 Longevity and Health Services Division
 082-821-2808, 082-821-2809
 Nursing Care Insurance Section
 Tel: 082-821-2823
 General Advice
 Tel: 082-821-2810
 Health Services and Welfare Division
 Tel: 082-821-2813, 082-821-2816, 082-821-2820, 082-821-2821

○Saeki Ward(731-5195 1-4-5 Kairoen)
 Family and Health Services Division
 Tel: 082-943-9726, 082-943-9763, 082-943-9764
 Longevity and Health Services Division
 Tel: 082-943-9729, 082-943-9731
 Nursing Care Insurance Section
 Tel: 082-943-9730
 General Advice
 Tel: 082-943-9728
 Health Services and Welfare Division
 Tel: 082-943-9732, 082-943-9733, 082-943-9769, 082-921-5010

Waterworks Bureau Service Stations

○Naka Ward
 Central Service Station Naka Branch office(9-32 Moto-machi, Naka-ku)
 Tel: 082-221-5522・Fax: 082-511-6925

○Higashi Ward
 Central Service Station Higashi Branch office(9-32 Moto-machi, Naka-ku)
 Tel: 082-511-6922・Fax: 082-511-6925

○Minami Ward
 Central Service Station Minami Branch office(9-32 Moto-machi, Naka-ku)
 Tel: 082-511-6933・Fax: 082-221-3060

○Nishi Ward
 Central Service Station Nishi Branch office(9-32 Moto-machi, Naka-ku)
 Tel: 082-511-6944・Fax: 082-221-3060

○Asaminami Ward
 Asaminami Service Station(1-33-14 Furuichi, Asaminami-ku)
 Tel: 082-831-4565・Fax: 082-877-0679

○Asakita Ward
 Asakita Service Station(4-13-13 Kabe, Asakita-ku)
 Tel: 082-819-3958・Fax: 082-814-8859

○Aki Ward
 Aki Service Station(3-4-36 Funakoshi-minami, Aki-ku)
 Tel: 082-821-4949・Fax: 082-823-6624

○Saeki Ward
 Saeki Service Station(2-11-41 Kairoen, Saeki-ku)
 Tel: 082-923-4121・Fax: 082-922-6985

Fire Services Bureau and Fire Stations

○Hiroshima City Fire Services Bureau(5-20-12 Ote-machi, Naka-ku)
 Tel: 082-246-8211・Fax: 082-247-1645

○Hiroshima City Naka Fire Station(5-20-12 Ote-machi, Naka-ku)
 Tel: 082-541-2700・Fax: 082-542-7720

○Hiroshima City Higashi Fire Station(2-12-6 Hikari-machi, Higashi-ku)
 Tel: 082-263-8401・Fax: 082-263-7489

○Hiroshima City Minami Fire Station(2-5-14 Matoba-cho, Minami-ku)
 Tel: 082-261-5181・Fax: 082-261-5191

○Hiroshima City Nishi Fire Station(43-10 Miyako-machi, Nishi-ku)
 Tel: 082-232-0381・Fax: 082-232-3293

○Hiroshima City Asaminami Fire Station(1-10-3 Midorii, Asaminami-ku)
 Tel: 082-877-4101・Fax: 082-877-9462

○Hiroshima City Asakita Fire Station(4-26-13 Kabe-minami, Asakita-ku)
 Tel: 082-814-4795・Fax: 082-814-9931

○Hiroshima City Aki Fire Station3-12 Horikawa-machi, Kaita-cho, Aki-gun
 Tel: 082-822-4349・Fax: 082-822-9119

○Hiroshima City Saeki Fire Station(7-25-18 Itsukaichi-chuo, Saeki-ku)
 Tel: 082-921-2235・Fax: 082-921-5336

Libraries

○Hiroshima Prefectural Library3-7-47 Senda-machi, Naka-ku
 Tel: 082-241-2299・Fax: 082-241-9799

【The City of Hiroshima】
○Central Library(3-1 Moto-machi, Naka-ku)
 Tel: 082-222-5542・Fax: 082-222-5545

○5-Days Children’s Library(5-83 Moto-machi, Naka-ku
 Tel: 082-222-5542・Fax: 082-222-7020

○Naka Ward Library(4-17 Kako-machi, Naka-ku)
 Tel: 082-248-9300・Fax: 082-247-8447

○Higashi Ward Library(10-31 Higashi-kamiya-cho, Higashi-ku)
 Tel: 082-262-5522・Fax: 082-264-2610

○Minami Ward Library(16-27 Hijiyama-hon-machi, Minami-ku)
 Tel: 082-262-5522・Fax: 082-252-4120

○Nishi Ward Library(6-1 Yokogawa-shin-machi, Nishi-ku)
 Tel: 082-234-1970・Fax: 082-295-9287

○Asaminami Ward Library(1-22-17 Nakasuji, Asaminami-ku)
 Tel: 082-879-5060・Fax: 082-879-8536

○Asakita Ward Library(7-28-25 Kabe, Asakita-ku)
 Tel: 082-814-0340・Fax: 082-814-0604

○Aki Ward Library(3-2-16 Funakoshi-minami, Aki-ku)
 Tel: 082-824-1056・Fax: 082-824-1057

○Saeki Ward Library(6-1-10 Itsukaichi-chuo, Saeki-ku)
 Tel: 082-921-7560・Fax: 082-924-0742

○Saeki Ward Library・Yuki Kono Reading Room(353-1 Oaza Wada, Yuki-cho, Saeki-ku)
 Tel: 0829-40-4005・Fax: 0829-83-0134

○Hiroshima City Manga Library(1-4 Hijiyama-koen, Minami-ku)
 Tel: 082-261-0330・Fax: 082-262-5406

○Manga Library・Asa Reading Room(2-30-15 Kamiyasu, Asaminami-ku)
 Tel: 082-261-0330・Fax: 082-830-3676

Art Museums

〇Hiroshima Prefectural Art Museum(2-22 Kami-nobori-cho, Naka-ku)
 Tel: 082-221-6246・Fax: 082-223-1444

〇Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art(1-1 Hijiyama-koen, Minami-ku)
 Tel: 082-264-1121・Fax: 082-264-1198

〇Hiroshima Museum of Art(3-2 Moto-machi, Naka-ku)
 Tel: 082-223-2530・Fax: 082-223-2519

Museums, etc.

〇Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum(1-2 Nakajima-cho, Naka-ku)
 Tel: 082-241-4004・Fax: 082-542-7941

〇Schmoe House 《Annex of the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum with exhibits》(1-2-43 Eba-nihonmatsu, Naka-ku)
 Tel: 082-241-4004・Fax: 082-542-7941

〇Hiroshima National Peace Memorial Hall for the Atomic Bomb Victims(1-6 Nakajima-cho, Naka-ku)
 Tel: 082-543-6271・Fax: 082-543-6273

〇Hiroshima Castle(21-1 Moto-machi, Naka-ku)
 Tel: 082-221-7512・Fax: 082-221-7519

〇Hiroshima City Museum of History and Traditional Crafts(2-6-20 Ujina-miyuki, Minami-ku)
 Tel: 082-253-6771・Fax: 082-253-6772

〇5-Days Children’s Museum(5-83 Moto-machi, Naka-ku)
 Tel: 082-222-5346・Fax: 082-502-2118

〇Hiroshima City Ebayama Museum of Meteorology(1-40-1 Eba-minami, Naka-ku)
 Tel: 082-231-0177・Fax: 082-234-1013

〇Numaji Transportation Museum 《Hiroshima City Transportation Museum》(2-12-2 Chorakuji, Asaminami-ku)
 Tel: 082-878-6211・Fax: 082-878-3128

〇Hiroshima City Cinematographic and Audio-Visual Library(3-1 Moto-machi, Naka-ku)
 Tel: 082-223-3525・Fax: 082-228-0312

Sports Facilities

〇Hiroshima Prefectural Sports Center(4-1 Moto-machi, Naka-ku)
 Tel: 082-228-1111・Fax: 082-228-4992

【The City of Hiroshima】
〇EDION Stadium Hiroshima《(Hiroshima Regional Park, Athletic Stadium》(5-1-1 Otsuka-nishi, Asaminami-ku)
 Tel: 082-848-8484・Fax: 082-848-8460

〇Hiroshin Big Wave 《Indoor swimming pool》(1-8-3 Ushita-shin-machi, Higashi-ku)
 Tel: 082-222-1860・Fax: 082-222-1861

〇Naka Ward Sports Center(3-8-12 Senda-machi, Naka-ku)
 Tel: 082-241-9355・Fax: 082-241-9379

〇MAEDA HOUSING Higashi Ward Sports Center(1-8-3 Ushita-shinmachi, Higashi-ku)
 Tel: 082-222-1860・Fax: 082-222-1861

〇Minami Ward Sports Center(7-31 Kusuna-cho, Minami-ku)
 Tel: 082-251-7721・Fax: 082-251-7701

〇Nishi Ward Sports Center(2-41-1 Kogo-minami, Nishi-ku)
 Tel: 082-272-8211・Fax: 082-272-8242

〇Asaminami Ward Sports Center(3-13-16 Tomo-higashi, Asaminami-ku)
 Tel: 082-848-2411・Fax: 082-848-2432

〇Asakita Ward Sports Center(2-50-1 Fukawa, Asakita-ku)
 Tel: 082-843-4999・Fax: 082-843-4998

〇Aki Ward Sports Center(2-3-1 Nakano-higashi, Aki-ku)
 Tel: 082-893-1998・Fax: 082-893-1857

〇Saeki Ward Sports Center(6-1-27 Rakuraku-en, Saeki-ku)
 Tel: 082-924-8198・Fax: 082-924-8199

Park Facilities

〇Chuo Park Family Pool(4-41 Moto-machi, Naka-ku)
 Tel: 082-211-0063・Fax: 082-228-1891

〇Oshiba Park Traffic Land(1-50 Oshiba-koen, Nishi-ku)
 Tel: 082-230-0260

〇Hiroshima City Forest Park Insectarium(10173 Aza-Fujigamaru, Fukuda-cho, Higashi-ku)
 Tel: 082-899-8964・Fax: 082-899-8233

〇Hiroshima City Asa Zoo(Oaza Dobutsuen, Asa-cho, Asakita-ku)
 Tel: 082-838-1111・Fax: 082-838-1711

〇Hiroshima City Botanical Garden(3-495 Kurashige, Saeki-ku)
 Tel: 082-922-3600・Fax: 082-923-6100

Foreign Diplomatic Offices and International Organizations

〇Consulate-General of the Republic of Korea in Hiroshima(4-22 Higashi-kojin-machi, Minami-ku)
 Tel: 082-568-0502

〇Office of Thai Trade Representative, Hiroshima (3-7-47 Senda-machi, Naka-ku Hiroshima Prefectural Information Plaza 5F)
 Tel: 082-249-9911

〇United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) Hiroshima Office (5-44 Moto-machi, Naka-ku Hiroshima Chamber of Commerce and Industry Bldg, 5F)
 Tel: 082-511-2424

Other

The City of Hiroshima’s website and foreign language websites

1. City of Hiroshima website

The City of Hiroshima website not only has a Japanese version, but also pages in English, Korean, Chinese, Portuguese, Spanish, and Filipino.

You can also use the automatic translation function (a private-sector translation service) to translate the Japanese website into English, Korean, Simplified Chinese, or Traditional Chinese. However, please be aware that the resulting translation is not always accurate. We offer simplified Japanese (やさしいにほんご) for those who are not yet used to Japanese.

There is also an option to show hiragana readings above kanji characters.

http://www.city.hiroshima.lg.jp/

2. Emergency Medical Care Net Hiroshima: Kyukyu Iryo Net Hiroshima
(Hiroshima Prefecture Emergency Medical Information Network)

This site has information in English on matters such as healthcare during national holidays and at nighttime.

  • On the English-version website, you can search for hospitals and clinics providing foreign language services.
  • They also publish an emergency medical care handbook for international residents (in English, Chinese, Korean and Portuguese.)

http://www.qq.pref.hiroshima.jp

3. Multilingual Living Guide
(Council of Local Authorities for International Relations)

Provides international residents with essential information about life in Japan. Languages available: English, Chinese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, German, French, Vietnamese, Indonesian, Tagalog, Thai, Russian, Myanmar Language (Burmese), and simplified Japanese (やさしいにほんご).

http://www.clair.or.jp/tagengo/index.htm

4. Explore HIROSHIMA

Provides tourist information about Hiroshima City and surrounding areas. Languages available: English, Korean, Chinese (traditional/simplified), French, German, and Thai.

https://www.hiroshima-navi.or.jp

5.Hiroshima Peace Culture Foundation, International Relations and Cooperation Division Website

  • Information for international residents about life in Japan. Information about international exchange events in English, Chinese, Portuguese, and Spanish.
  • Disaster information available in English, Chinese, Portuguese, Spanish, Vietnamese, Filipino, and Korean

http://www.pcf.city.hiroshima.jp/ircd