Reach out

Click to Contact NIS:

Inochi no Denwa (Phone of Life) -

Nagoya Life Phone: 0529314343

Monday, Wednesday & Friday 24hours

Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday 8:00~22:00

  • Free Dial - 0120783556

  • Portuguese - 0534736222 (Fridays only 10:00~17:00)

  • English - 0357740992 (9:00~23:00)

  • Navi Dial - 0570783556 (10:00~22:00)

A helpline for all ages

Childline Japan -

Free Dial: 0120997777 (16:00~ 21:00)

A helpline for children up to 18 yrs old.

24 Hour Kodomo SOS HOTLINE -

Free Dial: 0120078310 (24hrs)

This helpline is operated by the Nagoya City Board of Education.

TELL is dedicated to providing effective support and counseling services to Japan's international community and its increasing mental health needs.

Live Chat

  • Every Friday, Saturday, Sunday 10:30pm – 2am

  • Click on the chat icon

  • Answer the brief pre-chat questionnaire

  • Read and accept the chat terms and conditions

  • Wait for the next available counsellor



Monday & Thursday 9am - 11pm

Friday, Saturday, Sunday 9am – 2am

Other therapist (beyond TELL):

International Mental Health Professionals Japan (IMHPJ) is an interdisciplinary network of individuals and organizations providing mental health care, therapy and related services to the people of the various nationalities living in Japan.

The Truman Group provides high quality remote psychotherapy and mental health consultation to expatriates living around the world. We work with individuals, couples, families and children in regions of the world that have few local English-speaking resources available for mental health.