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Soka City


Update : 2022-1-24


Kenko-zukuri-ka (Public Health Section)
〒340-0016 Chuo 1-5-22, Soka-shi
Tel.(048) 922-0200
FAX(048) 922-1516

Soka City will re-start the following health projects which were cancelled for prevent the spread of the Coronavirus Infection.
Check the application method or contents which may be changed.
(Quota is limited for the safe consultation.)

Health Care for Mother and Child

If you moved in Soka City recently, contact with Kenko-zukuri-ka (Public Health Section) with your Boshi Techo (Mother and Child Health Book)

Kon-nichiwa Akachan Houmon ("Hello Baby" Visit)

For whom: The babies who were born in November, 2021. (Excluding the families a midwife staff visited)
Date: Late in December ~ middle of January
Contents: A staff will visit the households (without a contact in advance) and hand the questionnaires for the vaccinations and notices for health checkups.

Baby Foods Class

* Apply by phone or from the website of Soka City

Contents: Lecture how to proceed baby foods, and trial eating of baby foods.

StageBaby’s ageQuotaDate and time
First stage4 months to 6 months12 pairs/
each time
December 22 (Wed.)
from 1:15 p.m.
Second stage6 months to 8 months12 pairs/
each time
December 22 (Wed.)
from 10:00 a.m.
Third stage8 months to 14 months12 pairs/
each time
December 17 (Fri.)
from 10:00 a.m.

Infant Help Desk

* Apply by phone

For whom: Infants and guardians.
Limited to 10 pairs
Date and time: 9:30 a.m. to 11:20 a.m. of January 12 (Wed.)
Contents: Consultation of parenting and nutrition by public nurse and dieticians.

Infant Health Checkup

Chekup forInfants who were bornDateTime
1 year and 7 months old infantsJune 2020January 11(Tue),17(Mon.)Further information is on a notice letterEnd of December
3 years and 3 months old infantsSeptember 2018December
End of November

Maternity Class for Parents

* Apply by phone or from the website of Soka City from December 1.

For whom: Women who are expecting the first baby between April, 2022 and June and their husbands.
Limited to 10 pairs each
Date and time: February 9(Wed.) (1)9:10 a.m.~ (2)9:55 a.m.~ (3)1:10 p.m.~
Contents: Bathing training, nutrition guidance fo expectant mother and explanation of giving birth process

Maternity Salon

* Apply by phone

For whom: Women who are expecting the first baby and their husbands.
Limited to 20 persons
Date and time: 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm of December 15 (Wed.)
Contents: Lecture about dental care, Maternity recipe and Introduction of baby food

Health Care for Adults

Either group screening or individual screening of colorectal cancer is available once during the designated period.

Eligible age is as of March 31, 2022.

A list of designated medical institutions is available at the Kenko-zukuri-ka (Public Health Section) and public facilities.
You can see them on the HP of Soka City.

Eligible Persons for free check-up:
(1)People of age 70 or older
(2)People, age 65 or older and under 74 who are enrolled in Koki-koureisha Iryou Hoken Seido
(Post Elderly and Disabled Medical Insurance system).
(3)Tax-exempt households
(4)Households on welfare (Seikatsu hogo in Japanese)
(5)People who are applied the subsidy of Japanese War Orphans From China

Individual Cancer Screening B

Place: Designated medical institutions

Application: Directly apply/visit to a medical institution.
What you bring: Kenko Hoken-sho (Health insurance certificate) or something to certify your address.
* Something to certify your condition is required for free medical checkup for eligible person.

What screeningFor whomCheckup DateFee
Colorectal Cancer
FOBT (fecal occult blood test)
People of 30 yrs and olderby December 17 (Fri.)500 yen

Examination & Health Consultation

Health Consultation by a nurseHara-cho Komi-senMon.9:00 a.m. to noon
*Except holiday and closed days
Sezaki, Yahata Komi-sensWed.
Inari Komi-senThur.
Hikawa, Yanagishima Komi-sensFri.
Diet ConsultationHoken Center or Komi-sen
(or online)
Monday through Friday
*The date will be adjusted when you apply