Childcare

最終更新日 2015年7月8日 印刷

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Interpreters are available on following days;

English:Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays  8:30~16:00

Childcare

Consultation desks on childcare

Childcare

Child Allowance

Child Allowance is provided to carers who are bringing up children until the completion of their junior-high school education (the first March 31 after the child’s 15th birthday). You need to get certified to apply for it.

Section in charge
  • Child Welfare Division   Phone:0776-20-5412

 

Child Medical Care Subsidy

Medical care expense (only for health insurance treatment) for children under 15 (until the completion of the 3rd year of junior high school) is subsidized. Elementary school and junior high school children have to bear the expense partially. Please apply for the recipient’s certificate.

Things needed to be prepared
  • Health Insurance Card (on which the child’s name is written)
  • Bank passbook (either father’s or mother’s, who is the insured person of the same health
    insurance program that the child is enrolled)
  • Personal seal
Section in charge
  • Child Welfare Division   Phone:0776-20-5412

 

Medical Care Subsidy for single-mother and children, single-father and children and
widows

Medical expenses (only for health insurance treatment) of the single-parent household or the household of widows living alone are subsidized. There are some requirements such as income limitation, etc.

Eligibility
  • Mother or father of the single-parent households who is bringing up children under 20 and
    their children
  • Children under 20 who don’t have parents
  • Widows who had been single mothers before and are living by themselves now

For details, contact the Section in charge.

Section in charge
  • Child Welfare Division   Phone:0776-20-5412

 

Child Support Allowance

Mothers or fathers of single-parent households or persons who rear children are subsidized Child Support Allowance while bringing up children until they reach the first March 31 after their 18th birthday (by the end of academic year after they become 18) or children under 20, if they have some disabilities above a certain level.

There are some requirements to receive it such as income limitations or etc.

For details, contact the Section in charge.

Section in charge
  • Child Welfare Division   Phone:0776-20-5412

 

Special Child Support Allowance

Guardians bringing up children under 20 who are mentally or physically disabled are subsidized Special Child Support Allowance. There are some requirements to receive it such as income limitations or etc.

For details, contact the Section in charge.

Section in charge
  • Welfare for the Disabled Division   Phone:0776-20-5435

 

Speaking Class 

Counseling and coaching are available for those children of early elementary school years who have problems in language acquisition or development of speaking and their parents.
(By appointment only)

  • Date & time   :  1st and 3rd Saturday of every month 10:00-12:00
  • Place  :  Citizen’s Welfare Center 2F
  • Address  :   Fukui-shi, Haruyama 2-7-15
  • Free of charge
Section in charge
  • Welfare for the Disabled Division   Phone:0776-20-5435

 

Babies and Infants Medical Checkups

Regular checkups are in place for children at the age of one month, four months, ten months, 18 months and three years old. Notification of the date and place of the check ups and an application card is sent in a previous month. Notification of one-month medical checkup is not sent to you. Please use an application card attached to your Maternal and Child Health Handbook to receive the checkup.

Section in charge
  • Health Center   Address: Fukui-shi, Joto 4-14-30   Phone: 0776-20-5286

 

Vaccination(Immunization)

Health Center offers various vaccinations for free for babies’ healthy growth. The notification is sent to all children concerned. Health Center provides with explanatory leaflets for vaccinations, 「Vaccinations and Child’s Health」, written in foreign languages (Chinese, English, Portuguese, Tagalog, Korea).

Section in charge
  • Health Center    Address: Fukui-shi, Joto 4-14-30   Phone: 0776-20-5286

 

Home Visit to all the infants’ households

Health workers in every community and public health nurses of Fukui city visit the households which have the babies under four-month old.

Section in charge
  • Health Center    Address: Fukui-shi, Joto 4-14-30   Phone: 0776-20-5286

 

Nurseries

When the parents of 0 to 5 year old children can not look after their children at home due to work or other reason, they can leave the children at a nursery.

Parents are required to apply for it.

  • Nursery hours:   Mon-Friday 8:00-16:00   ,   Saturday 8:00-12:00
  • Early nursery hours: Mon-Saturday 7:00-8:00
  • Extended nursery hours: Mon-Friday 16:00-19:00
    Nursery hour varies depending on each nursery.
  • The fee is determined according to the amount of parents’ income tax and residence tax 
Things needed to be prepared
  • Alien Registration Card of the children
Section in charge
  • School Education Division   Phone:0776-20-5350

  

Children Center

Children Center has Assembly room, Play room and Library. So that Children can spend time while enjoying various activities.

  • Open hours: Mon-Friday 12:00-18:00,Saturdays and long holidays  8:30-18:00
  • Closed:Sundays, National holidays and New Year holidays   (Dec.29–Jan.3)
  • Free of charge (After school class for children is charged)
Section in charge
  • Child Welfare Division   Phone:0776-20-5412

Consultation desks on childcare

Telephone counseling for Mommy’s childcare

Regarding anxieties for childbirth, childcare and etc, and the matters related to family .

  • Everyday except Tuesday   9:00-20:00
Section in charge
  • Child Support and Consultation Desks  Phone:0776-20-5775

 

Counseling on Children

Regarding the matters of children’s healthy growth such as language acquisition, intelligence, school life and mental & physical disabilities, such as the care, personality, lifestyle habits of children under 18.

  • Everyday except Tuesday   9:00-18:00
Section in charge
  • Child Support and Consultation Desks  Phone:0776-20-5775

Counseling for single-mother and child, widow and single-father and child household

Regarding the problems in life or economical problems of single-mother and child, widow and single-father and child households

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday   9:00-17:15
Section in charge
  • Child Welfare Division   Phone:0776-20-5412

 

Health Consultation

Regarding childcare and lifestyle-related disease (including consultation for nutrition)

  • Mon-Friday   8:30-17:30
Section in charge
  • Health Center    Address: Fukui-shi, Joto 4-14-30   Phone: 0776-20-5286

Consultation on Education(problem of school refusal)

Regarding distress of the children who can not go to school

  • Mon-Friday:  9:30-16:00
Section in charge
  • Challenge Class   Phone: 0776-56-4150

Consultation for Juvenile (YOUNG TELEPHONE)

Consultation regarding distress of children (about school or home)

  • Mon-Friday   8:30-17:00 (The answering machine pick up the call outside of working hours)
Section in charge
  •  Juvenile Care Center   Phone: 0776-26-4949, 0120-57-4970