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Assistance with Medical Costs

Infant Medical Costs

Financial aid is available for the medical costs of children.

Assistance Amount

  • 0~3 years … part of the cost of a treatment under health insurance.
  • 3 years~junior high school 3rd grade … part of the total cost of treatment under health insurance, excluding 2000円 every month (except for households exempt from municipal tax).

Enquiries

Child Welfare Division
TEL 099-216-1261
FAX 099-216-1284

Single-parent Family Medical Costs

Financial aid aimed at single-parent families or orphans (income restrictions apply).

Assistance Amount

  • Part of the cost of a treatment under health insurance.

Enquiries

Child Welfare Division
TEL 099-216-1261
FAX 099-216-1284

Mother and Child Medical Costs

  • Expectant and Nursing Mothers
    Financial aid is available for the hospitalization costs of mothers with high blood pressure or diabetes.
  • Premature Babies
    Financial aid is available for the admission of premature babies into designated medical institutions.
  • Independence Support Treatment
    Financial aid is available for the treatment of disabled children (under the age of 18) at designated medical institutions.
  • Infant Chronic Disease Treatment
    Financial aid is available for the treatment of children with chronic diseases (under the age of 18) at designated medical institutions.
  • Infertility Treatment
    Financial aid is available for infertility treatments (vitro fertilization and microinsemination) between couples.

Enquiries

Mother and Child Public Health Division
TEL 099-216-1485
FAX 099-216-1284