Child Allowance, "Jidou-teate"【児童手当て】 This allowance is available for those who are raising children who are 15 years of age and younger by the time the application is due. You will get 15,000 Yen per month if your child is under 3 years of age. Please apply at...

In response to the worsened situation due to COVID-19 (the novel coronavirus) in Sapporo, we are suspending the dispatch of our interpreters to hospitals and medical health facilities for the foreseeable future as a preventative measure.  If for some reason you need to go to...

If you have some symptoms, please contact #7119. A Japanese speaking nurse will answer your phone but you can ask for English assistance. If you do not have any symptoms, please ask Sapporo city call center. They will answer general questions. ◆【Phone】011-222-4894 ◆【FAX】011-221-4894         If you...

Do you have back pain? Try these exercises every day to alleviate lower back pain, stretch and strengthen your back muscles. These muscle treatments will not only ease but also prevent any back pain you might have. Exercises for lower back pain (1)  Exercise Stretches Guidelines Pace yourself...

Do you have back pain? Try these exercises every day to alleviate lower back pain, stretch and strengthen your back muscles. These muscle treatments will not only ease but also prevent any back pain you might have. Exercises for lower back pain (2)  For the Purpose of...

Developmental disabilities are severe, long-term problems. They may be physical, such as blindness. They may affect mental ability, such as learning disabilities. Or the problem can be both physical and mental, such as Down syndrome. (by Medline plus) Intellectual disability is a condition diagnosed before age...

You will receive this letter from Sapporo city around August, and find the free coupon(s) and a health check-up booklet for cancer screening test(s) enclosed, if you are eligible. URL:http://www.city.sapporo.jp/hokenjo/f9sonota/coupon.html URL:http://www.city.sapporo.jp/hokenjo/f9sonota/coupon.html(translated by google) There are 2 types of screening tests. All of the free cancer screening tests must be completed...

If your household is exempt from paying income tax, you can undergo screening for stomach, colon, lungs, cervix, endometrium and breast free of charge. Please submit the tax exemption certificate for all members of your family when you apply. You can receive this certificate at...

Neonatal Screening ( Inborn Errors of Metabolism, Congenital Hypothyroidism(CH) Screening, Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia(CAH) Screening) Neonatal screening is a test that can identify over 20 different disorders in newborns with only a few drops of their blood. The test aims to support the healthy development of your baby...

An Invitation for Breast cancer screening Are you looking for a female doctor? Female doctors who specialize in breast screening are at Sapporo City General Hospital and Sapporo Female Clinic. How to get the screening? At Sapporo City General Hospital Tel: 726-2211 Fax: 726-7912 Breast screening, by a female doctor,...

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You will need to go to a hospital if you are sick. Most clinics and hospitals are open during the daytime on weekdays only. They are closed on Saturday afternoon, Sunday, and public holidays. To find a hospital or clinic, refer to” Hokkaido emergency healthcare homepage”...

★Emergency Number (Ambulance/Fire Department)  ☎119 *English, Chinese, Korean, Russian, & Thai available ★Sudden illness at night Medical facilities give treatment to emergency patients nighttime 7days a week. ◆Night-time Emergency Medical Center (Odori Nishi 19-chome ☎011-641-4316) - Internal Medicine / Pediatrics: 7:00p.m.-7:00a.m. - Otorhinolaryngology (ORL) / ophthalmology: 7:00p.m.-11:00p.m. - Call #7119 to ask...

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This is the Official Guide to help you receive medical care in Japan. The medical institution search service is included in this guide. https://www.jnto.go.jp/emergency/eng/mi_guide.html Guidebook for when you are feeling ill. www.jnto.go.jp/emergency/common/pdf/guide_eng.pdf Japan National Tourism Organization...

To get HIV tested in Sapporo, go to Public Health Centers and CiRCLE SAPPORO. They offer anonymous HIV test and consultation free of charge. You can also get tested at many medical clinics and hospitals at your own expense. Sapporo Public Health Centers札幌市保健センター ( in English) http://www.city.sapporo.jp/kokusai/hiv.html Free anonymous...