①First, you need a registration and fill in the registration form at the front counter.
Then we'll give you a "membership card."
②We'll guide you how to spend time at Smile Port and show you around.
③Please tell the front how many members of your family are there.
After you registered
①When you come to Smile Port, please show us your membership card.
②We give you a holder and please put your membership card in the holder and wear it.
③Please write your kid's name on the tape at front counter and put it on your kid's back.
④When you leave, show your card and give the holder back to the front counter.
How to come?
①No parking lots for cars and bicycles.
Please come here by Public transport.
③When you take a buggy, please use the elevator.
①Lunch Time: 12:00pm to 13:00pm.
You are expected to prepare the table for your lunch and to clean up.
②As for the milk, the nursing, the baby food, available in a small room.
③The hot water for the powder milk is prepared.
④Coffee /tea is charged. Please take the other drink by each person.
⑤Please refrain from the carry-on of the snack to consider food allergy.
⑥Please take the garbage such as empty boxes of the lunch, or PET bottle home with each person.
⑦When you nurse your baby, please use a nursing corner or the nursing room.A
①Diapers are to be changed only on the change table provided in the washroom.
②Please take the dirty diaper home with you.
①In"Smile Port", children must be supervised at all times by their parents/ caregivers. Please confirm security of the child by each person.
②Because there is a risk to slip in the room, the children are recommended to take off socks.
③ When the "Port" is too crowded, the admission to the place may be restricted for security.
（You can confirm the situation in our URL.)
④Please be careful to the doors at the entrance of the building.
①Please manage the valuables by yourself.
②You cannot smoke in "Smile Port".
③Please do not bring picture books and toys.
④When you damage toys, picture books and equipment, please inform the staff immediately.
|Registration Form ( 81KB )|
A registration form will be downroad from here ane if you fiil it in before you come to Smile-Port, an application will go smoothly.
|Support System ( 428KB )|
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Multicultural Community Group
Let's get together with parents and children of foreign backgrounds!
Place:Nishi Ward Child Nurturing Support Center "Smile Port"
◆On the first Wednesday every month 10：30－11：30
Parents and children from all over the world live in Yokohama.
Let's have a chance to meet many people from various countries.
Applications will be accepted in order of arrival on second Wednesdays.
(upper limit: 15 families)
Please call "Smile Port".
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|ex-yokohama echo ( 773KB )|
Yokohama Yokohama (a brief translation of the monthly paper from the city of Yokohama)
You can receive useful information for foreign residents via E-mail.(by cellphone or PC)
■ INFO KANAGAWA covers such subjects as the following:
Information on housing, education, welfare, etc.
Tips for what to do in cases of emergencies, etc.
For Your Health
News related to health, nutrition, food safety, etc.
Information on consultation, interpretation or guidebooks in English
Events, leisure activities or sightseeing spots in Kanagawa
■ Registration methods
1 Send an E-mail to
2 Fill in the registration form here:
http://www.kifjp.org/info_kanagawa_smart.html（ Smart Phone / PC ）
http://www.kifjp.org/info_kanagawa_mobile.html（ Mobile Phone ）
|"My Number" System|
"My Number" System (Social Security and Tax Number System). Details available in 26 languages.
|Kanagawa Community Network Site|
Of "life and belonging in bookmark - Nursery Center of admission for parent and child leading to foreign country ..." placed information.
It is document when we explain life and belonging in nursery school to parent and child leading to foreign country. You input term or time, and, in conformity to nursery school, please inflect.
・Please refrain from publication of this document to publications without permission.
・We prohibit use in commercial purpose.
Hello Kanagawa is a newsletter issued by Kanagawa Prefectural Government to provide living informaFor Foreign Residents Who Have interest in Nursing Care Worktion for foreign residents.
|Tips for new commers ( 68KB )|
|AMADA International Medical Information Centre|
Any person living here in Japan has a chance to receive appropriate medical care under the protection of the fundamental human rights.
|Medical and general welfare|
By City of Yokohama
Hospital search for person who came from foreign countries to Japan.
List of hospital, clinic, and dentist's office that can understand English and word of foreign country.
And, English Japanese translation used at sickness.
|Kanagawa Community Network Site|
MIC Kanagawa will dispatch an interpreter in hospital cooperation
|Emergency Medical Care Guide for Children|
〈When your child feels sick〉
Please check the "emergency medical check list" to see what needs to done for the child.
|Guide to Vaccinations|
Foreign Parents Guide to Vaccinations.)
What is a Vaccination?
Where can my child get vaccinated?
When should my child get vaccinated?
Please refer to 10 different languages explanation.
|YOKE(YOKOHAMA ASSOCIATION FOR INTERNATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS AND EXCHANGES)|
and respect for one another's cultures and values,
all the while maintaining Yokohama's historical and cultural charms
and enhancing its reputation as an international city.
|Multilingual Living Information|
CLAIR (Council of Local Authorities for International Relations) released a useful application that provides us daily life information in 13 languages (English, German, Chinese, Korean, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Tagalog, Vietnamese, Indonesian, Thai, Russian and Japanese with furigana)
|Kanagawa Community Networtk Site|
【General Information on Daily Life】
|IMCY(International Mothers Commnity in Yokohama)|
This is the blog of the group International Mothers Community in Yokohama (IMCY). The group is mainly for international mothers living and raising kids in Yokohama.
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What do do if your child is
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a doctor might ask you
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|Child Care Services|
There are various childcare services depending on the situation of the family and the child as followsl.
Kanagawa Prefectural Government (K.P.G.) Information to Support Foreign Residents at the Time of Disaster