Life in Japan
Travel guide for wheelchair users.
for Multicultural Info. & Assistance
Telephone counseling, medical assistance,
support to the foreign media, support for migrant children, language
exchange, seminars and fieldwork.
"Sharing a common vision of creating
a viable food banking network in Japan."
Information about Nara Prefecture
Automobile Federation - JAF
Rules of the road in several languages, info
about obtaining a Japanese license.
The Japan Helpline
A non-profit, non-governmental services dedicated
to the international community.
Official post office site
Hourly weather forecast and satellite photos
Interactive on-line community for English
speaking families in Tokyo and all of Japan.
Ministry of Justice
Links to their section on dual nationality
Consumer Affairs Center
Life Insurance Service(Kampo)
Tokyo Business Entry Point
Provides free business and daily life counseling
services, including how to set-up a business and find new office
locations, recommendations for lawyers/accountants/tax officers,
information about hospitals which offer services in foreign languages,
etc. Sponsored by the Tokyo Metropolitan
Tokyo English Life
Line - TELL
International Exchange Foundation
Searchable phone directory
Internet Groups & Communities
Community" in Japan
Concerned with treatment of non-Japanese in
Departure Lounge International Book Group
For those who enjoy "armchair travel".
Expat Multilingual Families
For those Expats whose children speak two
or more languages.
Discussions about frugal tips, saving money,
budgeting, and achieving a simpler lifestyle while in Japan.
For Japanese husbands of foreign women.
For foreigners in Japan and all over the world.
For women dealing with cultural adjustment
and reentry shock after living in Japan, etc.
Tell and Sell, Japan
The place to sell, give, exchange and buy new or gently-used clothes and other personal items.
Giving women translators a place to share
their unique concerns and issues.
Women's Groups in Japan
Being a Broad
For all foreign women in Japan
The Center for the Advancement of Working
College Women's Association of Japan
Promoting women's digital lifestyles
Foreign Executive Women
On online group for present, future and past
working mothers and other women willing to support working mothers.
Women's Online Media
A non-profit, independent organization made
up of women from diverse backgrounds.
Other Japan-related Organizations
An expatriate community forum providing,
lifestyle, work, Asian culture, business and entertainment information
to aid foreigners living in East Asia and Southeast Asia.
Our Mission is to restore the rights of children
subject to parental separation in Japan.
Rights Network of Japan
The CRN Japan website has a large collection
of English language information on Japanese Family Law.
Expat Mums (Kansai)
For foreign mothers living in Kansai
Fukuoka iFamily Network
Fukuoka iFamily Network
Monitoring issues related to human diversity,
language, culture and coexistence worldwide.
Japan Association of Translators
Japan Association for Language Teaching
Market Expansion Competition
An organization sponsored
by several foreign Chambers of Commerce that gives English-speaking
individuals the opportuninty to build their business skills through
a business-plan writing competition.
Japanese-language based website for multicultural
families and people
Web Directory for International families
Society of Writers, Editors, and Translators
United for a Multicultural Japan
Jobs in Japan
CareerJet (in Japanese)
Newspapers and Magazines
- International Herald Tribune
of Global Communications