NO:005 Support desk for single parents
Government support desk for single parents
Where can single parents get support and consultations?
Single parents who work in Japan while raising small children can get various kinds of support from the government.
For example, a parent's program for their children's education, reduction of utility bills, financial support for single parents, etc. Each district or prefecture has a public institution service.
Single Parent Support Desk
1:Tokyo Social welfare office
What kind of consultation can be done at a welfare office?
●Consultations about difficulties in life
●Consultations about children
●Consultations about mentally and physically disabled people in the family
●Consultations about elderly people
The welfare office is an important section of the government that can directly provide consultations and support for citizens' lives.
From the citizen's point of view, it is a place to that will help when you are in trouble with your life or any difficulties.
Feel free to visit and make the most of it.
Tokyo Social welfare office
2: 東京都ひとり親家庭支援センター はあと(HAAT)
A single parent can get comprehensive support, including consultations.
● Life consultation: You can consult on the phone or in person about matters of being a parent, including being a single parent.
● Legal counseling before or after divorce: You can receive legal advice from a lawyer about child custody, marriage, alimony, childcare, etc.,
before or after divorce.