Open Hours (New)

Visitors by appointment only.
Inquiry by phone or Email are also available. We offer phone and Email consultations to those who entered Japan
and under the 14-day self-quarantine period.

Mon, Wed, Thur, Fri, Sun: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Tue & Sat: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. (If holidays, 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.)

Closed: Every 3rd Sunday & Year-end and New Year holidays (Dec. 29 - Jan. 3)


YOKOHAMA Foreign Residents Information Center Information about Coronavirus Disease 2019 

Naka Ward Town News

Naka Ward Town News

Yokohama Association for International Communications and Exchanges

Yokohama Association for International Communications and Exchanges


Information Provided

We provide non-Japanese citizens with information related to daily living in English and Chinese.

Support for Japanese Learners

We provide the following programs for Japanese learning and teaching.

  1. Naka International Lounge Japanese Language Class more
  2. Brush Up Seminar for Teachers
  3. Consultation on Japanese Teaching for Teachers

Human Resources Development Program in the Local Community

1. Creating community places that the younger people with foreign background feel a sense of belonging.

2. Tutoring Junior and Senior high school students with foreign background in their school subjects.

International Understanding Programs

1. We hold 3 international seminars a year to promote cross-cultural understanding. Lectures are given on various topics by local international groups or foreigners in Naka Ward.

2. Naka Ward Multi-Cultural Festival in December

Programs With the Community

We serve as a cross-cultural base to carry out diverse activities that help deepen citizens’ understanding of different cultures and life styles.