The Chiba Prefectural government is offering telephone consultations in 13 languages for foreign residents who may need assistance in the aftermath of Typhoon Faxai.
The Chiba International Center is providing information in simple Japanese, English, Chinese, Korean, Thai, Nepalese, Hindi, Tagalog, Spanish, Portuguese, Vietnamese, Russian and Indonesian.
The telephone service is available between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. on weekdays. The number is 043-297-2966.
The center's website lists locations where personal mobile phones can be charged. The homepage address is: https://www.mcic.or.jp
The Chiba City International Association is also providing information in English, Chinese and other languages.
Its homepage address is: http://www.ccia-chiba.or.jp