Human rights counseling is provided by officials of the Legal Affairs Bureaus or the District Legal Affairs Bureaus and Human Rights Volunteers in the Bureaus nationwide.
The Legal Affairs Bureaus and District Legal Affairs Bureaus nationwide provide counseling in multiple languages to ensure human rights counseling for foreigners who cannot speak Japanese fluently.
Face-to-face counseling is provided in the Legal Affairs Bureaus or the District Legal Affairs Bureaus and their branches.
Counseling is also available via the Internet from anywhere and at any time.
The human rights bodies of the Ministry of Justice have distributed “Children’s Rights SOS Mini-Letters”, which are pre-stamped and addressed sealable postcards, to elementary and junior high school students nationwide for countering issues such as school bullying and abuse at home.