An English interpreter is available on Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays,
from 8:30 to 16:00 at City Hall
Medical Expense Subsidy
Long-term Care Insurance
All persons over 40 living in Fukui City are automatically enrolled into the Long-term Care Insurance System and must pay insurance contributions. To receive long-term care service, you need to submit an application for long-term care accreditation. After being accredited based on your need for service, you will be able to receive long-term care service by bearing around 10 to 20% of the costs.
- Persons over 65
When accredited as needing care or support
- Persons between 40 and 64
When accredited as needing care or support because of specifically designated diseases
〈Notification of change〉
Please submit a notification form immediately in the following cases, if you are aged 65 or over.
- When your name or address changes
- In the event of death
- When moving out from Fukui City or leaving Japan
☆Things you need to prepare
- Insured certificate card of Long-term Care Insurance
☆Section in charge
介護保険課 (KAIGO HOKEN-KA) BEKKAN 2F
Identification booklet for persons with disabilities
〈Identification booklet for the physically disabled〉
This booklet is issued to physically disabled people who have had disabilities for a certain period of time that are connected to their ears, mouth, eyes, arms, legs, heart, kidneys, respiratory organs, bladder, rectum, small intestine, liver, etc.
〈Medical treatment booklet〉
This booklet is issued to persons determined to have intellectual disabilities based on their mental and physical development, ability to function in everyday life, behavior, intelligence, and sociability.
〈Identification booklet for the mentally disabled〉
This booklet is issued to persons with mental illness who have, as a result of their mental illness, had long-term restrictions on their everyday lives and society.
The disability welfare system offers various services including issuance of an allowance, medical expense subsidies, welfare services for disabled persons, etc. For details, please contact the section in charge.
※Click here to see Special Child Support Allowance
☆Section in charge
障がい福祉課 (SHOGAI FUKUSHI-KA) BEKKAN 1F