Resources
Family support groups

Play group for foreign children


ENGLISH PLAYGROUP Chayagasaka Cooperative Playgroup is for children 0 to 6 with at least one non-Japanese parent. We meet Wednesday mornings near Chayagasaka subway station; 500yen per session. Email Helen: chayagasakaplaygroup@gmail.com... more

Expat groups around Nagoya


Nagoya, including the surrounding region, has very active expatriate communities. There isn’t just one community; there are a variety of them. Each community serves a particular interest. While there is some overlap in the membership... more

A good sort


 A little dose of joy (and relief) for foreign mothers (and fathers) in Nagoya   Bounmy (Boon-mee) Dao* from Laos came to Nagoya University in Japan for his graduate studies in law. His wife came with him... more