民生児童委員とは(英語)

“MINSEI- JIDO IIN” Q&A

“MINSEI- JIDO IIN” are volunteers who are commissioned to conduct welfare activities and child- rearing counseling.

What is their main purpose?

With a spirit of social service, “MINSEI-JIDO IIN” aim to help build a community where anyone can live safely and comfortably.
To accomplish that, they offer consultation for residents, as well as advice and assistance to achieve independence in most aspects of life.

What are their activities?

Regarding problems related to children, elderly, handicapped and fatherless/ motherless families:

  • Provide counseling in a warm and informal atmosphere.
  • Provide consultation regarding personal problems and daily life concerns (please come with an interpreter in case you do not speak Japanese)
  • Provide information and guidance regarding social services and public assistance programs.
  • Serve as a bridge between you and related institutions (community and local administration) in order to provide necessary help.

Also, they offer advice to problems related to domestic violence, violation of elderly and child’s rights, loneliness, social isolation, etc.
Do not hesitate to consult “MINSEI-JIDOU IIN”. (Your personal information will be kept strictly confidential)

How are they selected?

Kani City “MINSEI-JIDO IIN” are selected and recommended by community council and finally commissioned by the Minister of Health, Labor and Welfare.

Are they responsible for a specific area?

Yes, each “MINSEI –JIDO IIN” is responsible for a specific area. (For further information please contact Welfare Division)

Contact

KANI CITY HALL
WELFARE DIVISION
Hiromi 1-1 – Kani-City
Postal code: 509-0292
Phone: 0574-62-1111 Fax: 0574-63-1294

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〒509-0292
可児市広見1丁目1番地
福祉部 福祉課
TEL:(0574) 62-1111
FAX:(0574) 63-1294

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