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Local Care Plaza is the place for residents' activities and for enhancing friendly relations of community residents. Some services are listed below.
Consultation and support about welfare and health issues is provided.
Welfare and health services are also provided Including day care service for elderly people at many locations.
*Some Local Care Plazas don't provide day care service for elderly people, so please confirm.
|Tamaplaza Local Care Plaza will open on March 1.|
|Open hours||Mon. to Sat. from 9am to 9pm
on Sunday, National holidays from 9am to 5pm
Closed on every fourth Monday and year end and New year holidays.
|Place||Tamaplaza Terrace Link-plaza 4th floor
|Fee||Basically free as long as users' activities are categorized as welfare and health activities.|
|Inquiries||Tamaplaza Care Plaza
TEL: 045-910-5211 FAX: 045-910-5231
Five Private Companies are cooperating to provide programs and events for children.
Company Sponsored Programs:
|Place||Tama Plaza Local Care Plaza Meeting Room 2|
|Dates and Time||every Most Saturdays and Sundays (Please confirm the schedule before visiting)|
|participants||Pre-school age children|
|application||class size is limited. If applicants exceed available openings, lottery will be held.
Announcements (for April classes?)will be uploaded from Feb 18 through Feb 24 on the Aoba Ward website. Information about events held later than April will be introduced in the Aoba-ku monthly news letter.
Link-Praza 4th floor 1-15, 2 chome, Shin Ishikawa Aoba-ku
|Inquiries||Children and Families Support Division
TEL: 045-978-2456 FAX: 045-978-2422
|Date & Time||March 30 (Sat.) 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm|
|Place||At Tana Farmers' Cooperative Main Office
(Address: 52-8 Tana-cho)
From Tana station (Den-en Toshi line) 8 minutes walk
If applicants exceed capacity, participants will be chosen by lot
Those who are chosen will be informed later.
|Application||Apply by post card or by fax.
Write name/age/address/phone and the number of participants and mail it to the following address
Tana Farmers' Cooperative Office
Yomogi dango section
(Address: 52-8 Tana-cho, Aoba-ku Yokohama 227-0064)
|Inquiries||Tana Farmers' Cooperative Office
TEL: 045-981-6281 FAX: 045-989-4300
|Application form||Pick up application forms at:
- Aoba ward office , 2nd floor, window number 34
- Municipal nurseries in Aoba
- Azamino Station Administrative Service Corner
*Can also be downloaded from homepage of Aoba
|Time to Call||Monday to Friday 10:00 am - 4:00pm
(Address 2 chome 2-1 Utsukushigaoka)
Edakita Kindergarten TEL: 045-912-4828
(Address 3-chome 6-14 Edakita)
|Application date and time||Pre-registered applicant Monday February 18 and Tuesday 19
First time applicant Wednesday February 20,Thursday 21,Friday 22
Time: 9:00am - noon, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
|Date||The first Tuesday of each month from April
(When the holiday falls on the first Tuesday it will be held on the second Tuesday)
|Place||Aoba Health and Welfare Center 1st floor No.16|
|Eligibility||Residents in Aoba-ku who need to consult with a counselor as to infertility or recurrent miscarriage|
|How to apply/Inquiries||By phone from March
Call Child-care Support Section （TEL: 045-978-2458）
|Date||March 8 (Fri.) in the morning at your appointment time|
|Place||Aoba Public Health and Welfare Center|
|Capacity||50 persons appointment accepted on first-come basis|
|Fee||X-ray screening only: 680yen
X-ray screening and sputum examination: 1350 yen plus 140yen for postage to mail you the results.
|Eligibility for free screening||
The following people can get a free cancer screening
|Application||Call "Kenko Zukuri Kakari", Health Promotion Section, first come basis.
- from Feb. 22 to Mar.7
- from 8:45am acceptance on first come basis
|Inquiries||Kenko Zukuri Kakari (Health Promotion Section)
TEL: 045-978-2438 FAX: 045-978-2419