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Assistance with Medical Costs

Infant Medical Costs

Financial aid is available for the medical costs of pre-school age children and below.

Assistance Amount

  • 0~3 years … part of the cost of a treatment under health insurance.
  • 3 years~pre-school …part of the total cost of treatment under health insurance, excluding 2000 yen 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 Subsidy

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

Assistance Amount

  • Fees paid using insurance

Enquiries

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

Mother and Child Medical Costs

  • Financial aid is available for the admission of premature babies into designated medical institutions.
  • Financial aid is available for the treatment of disabled children (under the age of 18) at designated medical institutions.
  • Financial aid is available for the treatment of children with chronic diseases (under the age of 18) at designated medical institutions.

Enquiries

Health & Prevention Division
TEL 099-258-2357
FAX 099-258-2392