TEMPORARY MEASURES AT THE KICC (UPDATED June 29th)

    The KICC services, which have been suspended in order to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus infection, will restart step by step effective Monday, June 1st.

     

    Currently available Services
    - Daily Life Advice via Phone
    - Immigration and Visa Consultations via Phone (appointment required)
    - In-person Consultations (Daily life advice, Immigration, and Visa Consultations)

    * Appointment required – please call us at 078-291-8441 before your visit.

    If you have the following symptoms, please refrain from visiting us.

    -          Running a fever of 37.5 degree or higher

    -          Having cough or other common symptoms of cold

     

    We ask all visitors to follow the new rules below:

    1.      To bring and wear a mask (If not, you cannot enter the KICC facility.)

    2.      To have your temperature checked upon your arrival (If you have a fever of 37.5 degree or higher, you are not allowed to stay in the facility.)

    3.      To disinfect your hands and fingers

    4.      To enter your name and phone number on the visitor’s record

     

    Services available effective July 1st

    - KICC Japanese Language & Culture Support Program

        (Details will be announced later on the KICC website.)

         *For the time being, the lesson hours will be between 10:00 to 17:00 on weekdays only.

         Some new rules will apply.  We will start taking reservations after the details are announced.

    - Returning of library books (Please return the book(s) between July 1st and July 31st.)

    - Interpreter dispatch service

     

    Suspended services

    - Interpreter dispatch service

    - Library access and checkout
    - Free Space

    - Meeting room rental

     

    *The schedules and details described above may be changed if the coronavirus cases would resurge and the policies of the government, Hyogo prefecture and/or Kobe city are revised.  We appreciate your understanding and cooperation.

     

    IF YOU ARE PARTICIPATING IN THE KICC JAPANESE LANGUAGE & CULTURE SUPPORT PROGRAM
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