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Community Welfare

Commissioned Welfare Volunteers

  • Commissioned welfare volunteers and child welfare volunteers actively promote improvements to the welfare of local residents.
  • In cooperation with relevant organizations, they provide advice and assistance to people in needy circumstances, as well as to the disabled, elderly, children and single-mother families, etc.
  • Personal privacy is strictly maintained.

Enquiries

Community Welfare Division
TEL 099-216-1244
FAX 099-223-3413

Participation In Community Welfare Activities

  • Support is provided for community welfare activities conducted in cooperation with school-district social welfare councils, commissioned welfare volunteers, child welfare volunteers and other volunteers, etc., so that anyone can live in peace in a community they are used to.
  • Referring to the KCCSW Community Welfare Activity Program, you should actively participate in activities that are tailored to the circumstances of each local area.

Enquiries

Kagoshima City Council for Social Welfare (KCCSW)
TEL 099-221-6071
FAX 099-221-6075

Community Welfare Centers

Community welfare centers have been established as bases for the promotion of community welfare, such as support for community building, support for welfare activities and volunteer activities by local residents, as well as welfare-related advice.

  • Facilities… Japanese rooms, Western rooms, children's rooms, kitchens, etc.

Enquiries

Community Welfare Division
TEL 099-216-1244
FAX 099-223-3413

Civic Halls

Serving as community centers established as bases for exchange between residents and for the improvement of welfare and human rights awareness across the wider community, civic halls run various life-related counseling programs as well as various programs for resolving issues related to human rights.

Komatsubara Civic Hall
(1-48-6 Komatsubara)
TEL 099-276-2885

Ono Civic Hall
(3-13-7 Ono)
TEL 099-229-5114

Enquiries

Community Welfare Division
TEL 099-216-1244
FAX 099-223-2413

Support For Those With Mental Instability

Welfare Services

Support for procedures on the use of welfare services, everyday money management and so on, are provided to people about to receive long-term nursing care or other such welfare services, and who are unable to make choices and contracts for services due to concerns about their ability to make decisions.

  • Eligible
    Elderly people with dementia, people with mental disabilities (since contracts are needed to utilize the services, people who are able to understand the content of such contracts.)
  • Out-of-pocket cost
    1,200 yen each time

Enquiries

Kagoshima City Council for Social Welfare
TEL 099-221-6071
FAX 099-221-6075