Living Guide for Foreign Residents
This guide provides information necessary for people moving into Aoba-ward in addition to further contact and consultation information.
When you have difficulty in Japanese, you can ask for a volunteer interpreter and translation services at the Aoba International Lounge.
You can get consultation at the Aoba International Lounge at anytime.
- Aoba International Lounge supports foreign residents' life and provides information.
- Inquiries are responded to in the following languages at the designated times in addition to Japanese which is available whenever the Lounge is open.
English (Monday through Saturday 9:00AM to 9:00PM, Sunday 9:00AM to 5:00PM)
Spanish (Wednesday 9:30AM to1:30PM)
Chinese (Wednesday 9:30AM to 1:30PM)
Korean (Saturday 9:30AM to1:30PM)
Tagalog (2nd&4th Saturday 9:00AM to12:00PM)
- Closed: every 4th Sunday of the month from December 29 through January 3
Aoba International Lounge
The Monthly Information from Aoba Ward Newsletter is radiocasted in five languages on the FM radio station - FM salus.
The radio program is "Ao-value Radio - Multilingual Radiocasting"
The Multilingual Radiocasting is being done with the help of the Aoba International Lounge.
Radiocasting Airtime Schedule
FM salus 84.1 MHz (5-minute program)
Monday to Friday: 6:50 p.m.
Archives of past radiocasting programs
You can download the past programs and listen to them anytime.
You need to install Media Player to listen.