TELL Japan

Kansai Fundraiser : Feb 1st

Join our inaugural fundraiser dinner in Kansai.
Meet our team, enjoy some great food & win some great prizes in our raffle.

TELL Lifeline Spring Training

Applications are now open for our Spring 2019 Lifeline training from Feb 23rd - May 18th.



TELL Stories

Chapter 3 of Kira's story is now available!
Follow TELL stories over the next two months and learn more about Kira and her struggles in Japan


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

How we help

TELL Lifeline

Free, anonymous, confidential telephone counseling, every day.

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TELL Counseling

Professional counseling and comprehensive psychological assessment.

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TELL Outreach

Public awareness of mental wellness issues with community-wide programs.

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TELL Lifeline Director speaks to Brand2020 about Suicide in Japan and the recent Tokyo Rainbow Pride Parade.

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Help make change happen: Your time and talent change lives.

Fight Stigma

By creating awareness you help us break down barriers.


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October pub quiz

Published on October 2, 2018

Come on down to the Hobgoblin Shibuya for our monthly pub quiz! Have a drink and fire up a few of your 15-33 billion neurons. Read more »

EPP Positive Discipline

Published on August 8, 2018

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Knit together for mental health

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TELL Knit Together for mental health September 18, 2018, 7-9 p.m. Nagatacho GRID 2F Base Lounge Let’s knit, crochet, sew, and craft in community. FREE Please become a GRID member questions or to RSVP contact Read more »

September pub quiz

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Celebrate getting through another Wednesday with our monthly pub quiz! We’ll challenge you, stump you, and you might even learn a thing or two. 1000 yen per person to participate, up to six members on a team. Email to reserve a table for your team. Prizes for the top three teams. If you don’t […] Read more »


TELL Charity Dinner

Kansai Inaugural Fundraiser: Friday, Feb 1st, 7:00 pm

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Friday February 1st, 2019
56 days left
7:00 pm
The Garden Place Soshuen
4 Chome-7-28 Sumiyoshiyamate, Higashinada Ward, Kobe, Hyōgo Prefecture 658-0063

Caring For Kids in Kansai – Postponed to Feb 1st

Join TELL in our first fundraiser supporting youth mental health in Kansai

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Friday February 1st, 2019
4-7-28 Yamate Sumiyoshi Higashi Nada Ward, Kobe City 658-0063

Recharge with Nature

Did you know that spending time in nature is said to alleviate stress and support positive mental health?

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Wednesday October 17th, 2018
10:30 am - 14:00 pm
Saitama Hills
Hanna Station, Saitama

Coping with Anxiety EPP

TELL Exceptional Parenting Program present Coping with Anxiety

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Tuesday October 16th, 2018
7-9 p.m.
Wesley Center 2F
6-10-11 Minami Aoyama

Global Giving Challenge

Global Giving Challenge - Help TELL Reduce Youth Suicides in Japan

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Monday September 10th, 2018
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TELL resources in Japan

Emergency numbers

Emergency Services

Police: 110
Fire: 119
Ambulance: 119

Emergency Medical Interpretation Service

Monday to Friday 5pm – 10pm
Saturday, Sunday and Holidays 9am – 10pm

Tokyo English-Speaking Police

Telephone: 03-3501-0110
Translation available 24 hours every day

Drug Overdose & Poison Control Centers

U.S. Air Force Hospital, Yokota: 0425-52-2511, ext. 57740
Honolulu Poison Control Center: 1-808-941-4411
Osaka Toxicity: 0990-50-2499, 06-871-9999

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