(!)Important Information about the Novel Coronavirus

【!】Let's All Do Our Part to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19
Avoid travel to Hokkaido, Saitama, Chiba, Tokyo, or Kanagawa.
Stay within the prefecture for recreation and dining.
◎Maintain a distance of 2m between persons.
◎Wash your hands and disinfect your fingers.
◎Keep air circulating in the rooms.
◎Wear your face mask (but be careful about heat exhaustion!)
◎Avoid the “Three Cs”
(1. Closed spaces with poor ventilation; 2. Crowded places with many people nearby; 3. Close-contact settings such as closerange
conversations)
◎Avoid entertainment and nightlife establishments (night clubs, bars, hostess bars, cabarets, dance clubs, live music venues)

 
【COVID-19 Economic Relief Package: 100,000 yen per Individual】
■To claim your relief fund:
(1) Check your mail for a notice and form from the city office.
(2) Enter your information and banking details on the form.
(3) Enclose a copy of your bank passbook and ID (such as residence card, passport) with the form. 
(4) Send your documents by post to the city office (within three months of the date of the start of applications).
→ Wait for the sum to appear in your bank account. 
 
*For Your Information*
100,000 yen Special Cash Handout - A guide to filling out the application form when applying through mail -
【YouTube Video: in English】(C) Saga Prefecture International Relations Association / Center for Multicultural Society in Saga
 

◎ Contact your local TPIEF office if you would like help filling in the form. 
 
<Guide to the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications relief package (English)>
2020.05MIC_10man_kyuufuEN_ページ_1.jpg(PDF) Guide to Special Cash Payments (Website: Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications)

If you experience cold symptoms, fever, or decreased sense of taste or smell, before you go to the hospital, call:

○Consultation Centers (24h)
 
【Tottori City Health Center】 TEL 0857-22-5625 (off hours 0857-22-8111)
*Consultation in foreign languages (Chinese, English, Korean) available from 9am to 5pm, 0857-22-8111
 
【Kurayoshi Health Center】 TEL 0858-23-3135
*Interpreter service available by three-way calling. Call the number, and say "Tsuuyaku Onegaishimasu. English/Eigo desu."

【Yonago Health Center】 TEL 0859-31-0029
*Interpreter service available by three-way calling. Call the number, and say "Tsuuyaku Onegaishimasu. English/Eigo desu."
 
Interpreter service available in 18 languages at Kurayoshi Health Center/Yonago Health Center
English, Chinese, Korean, Portuguese, Vietnamese, Thai, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Russian, Indonesian, Tagalog, Nepali, Malay, Myanmar, Khmer and Mongolian
 

In daily life:
●Avoid the “Three Cs”
(1. Closed spaces with poor ventilation; 2. Crowded places with many people nearby; 3. Close-contact settings such as close-range conversations)
 
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A notice to all foreign residents:
If you have lifestyle-relate concerns resulting from the coronavirus,  please feel free to contact TPIEF by telephone or through the Multilingual Consltation Form . See the bottom of this page for telephone numbers for each of our offices.  

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Useful Information in Detail (External Links)
 

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