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2017 No.21
yonezawajin YIRA Cafe Yonezawa Living Guide

Living Information for Foreign Residents

●Japanese Language Classes in Yonezawa

List of Japanese languages classes provided in Yonezawa
No. Group Name Contact Info Time Place Type of Study Fee
1 Volunteer Circle GAEA
Yuki Sato
TEL0238-28-1527
※after 19:00
Wednesday
19:00~
20:30
Nanbu Community
Center
(2-4-28 Honcho,
Yonezawa)
Group lessons at the appropriate level. 700 yen
4 lessons per month
2 Global Commu-
nication Circle Yonezawa (G.C.C.Y.)
Hiromi Suzuki
TEL0238-38-3576
FAX0238-38-3576

Tuesday

From Sep. 6th 2016 to 29th Nov.
19:30~
21:00

Nanbu Community
Center
(2-4-28 Honcho,
Yonezawa)
Group lessons at the appropriate level. 1,000 yen
3 Ekimae
Salon
Chiaki Higuchi
Ekimae Shotengai Promotion Office
TEL0238-23-4531
FAX0238-23-4532
Monday
16:00~
18:00
Wednesday
16:00~
18:00
Tamokuteki Hall, 2F Yonezawa Station Group lessons at the appropriate level. 1,000 yen
per month
(Materials)
4 YIRA
Japanese
Class
Satoshi Kaneko
Cell
080-3320-3694

Tuesdays
From 10:00
Beginner I
Beginner II

Mid-Level I

Yonezawa Int`l Relations Plaza Arcus

3-1-47 Montō-machi, Yonezawa City
Group lessons at the appropriate level

1,000 yen per month

(4 lessons per month)
(updated 2/25/2014)

●Consultation Services

Information about foreign language consultation services provided in the area.

(1) Yonezawa City Consultation Desk

 The International Relations Section of Yonezawa City and the Yonezawa City International Relations Association (YIRA) provides consultations in Japanese and English for questions regarding daily living in Yonezawa including introducing Japanese languages . Please feel free to come by any time.


(2) Consultations Regarding Intercultural Education

Consulatations for moving schools, cross-cultural education etc.

Please enquire about the necessary language

School Counselling provided in Chinese.

Yamagata Pref. Education for foreign children Handbook. Click Here

Yamagata City 'Fun School'. Click Here


(3) The Association for International Relations in Yamagata (AIRY)

The Association for International Relations in Yamagata (AIRY) provides free consultation services in various languages about concerns regarding your daily life and other problems.


English: Tuesday - Saturday ______ 10:00 - 17:00
Chinese: Tuesday - Friday _________ 10:00 - 14:00
Korean: Thursday - Saturday ________10:00 - 14:00
Portuguese: Wednesday - Friday ____ 10:00 - 14:00
Japanese: Tuesday - Saturday _____ 10:00 - 14:00
Telephone Consultation Line: TEL 023-646-8861


The Association of International Relations in Yamagata (AIRY)
Jyonan-machi 1-1-1 Kajo Central 2nd Floor
Yamagata Prefecture International Exchange Center


(4) The International Volunteer Center of Yamagata (IVY)

The International Volunteer Center of Yamagata (IVY) provides free consultation services concerning various aspects of daily living. Services are available in Chinese Korean, Portuguese, Tagalog, Spanish, and English.
Inquiries: TEL 023-634-9830/090-2365-1208



●Yonezawa Living Guide

The Yonezawa Living Guide is a guidebook for foreign residents living in Yonezawa that is published by the Yonezawa International Relations Association (YIRA). English, Chinese, and Korean versions of the guidebook (each with accompanying Japanese text) are currently available. PDF versions of the Living Guide can be viewed from the links below.


●Yonezawa Winter Living Guide

First time living in "snow country"? Be sure to pick up this guide that includes hints and tips for enjoying a safe and warm winter here in Yonezawa!


You can view PDF versions online below.


Japanese


English


Chinese


Korean

 


●Multilingual Trash Sorting Guide

In cooperation with the Civil Affairs and Environment Division, YIRA has produced a multilingual garbage sorting guide. Invaluable to daily life in Yonezawa City, the guide includes easy to follow illustrations.



●Multilingual Medical Questionnaire Form

Link to the form provided by the Kanagawa International Foundation.