The Sendai Multicultural Center provides useful multi-lingual information to benefit daily-lives of non-Japanese residents. The center also provides daily-life consultation for non-Japanese residents and advice for residents on multicultural community building.The Sendai Multicultural Center is commissioned by the City of Sendai and managed by SenTIA.
- Information CounterWe offer various types
- Specialist Consultations for Foreign Residents Free consultations with specialist organizations for foreign residents.
Support HotlineFor help interpreting
with daily life issues.
- SenTIA Community Interpretation Supporter Dispatch SystemCommunity interpretation supporters will be dispatched to service counters at government institutions, schools, nurseries, etc.
- Life in SendaiInformation about daily life
in Sendai for
- Hospital and Clinics InformationInformation useful for
those who are sick or injured.
- The Lecture Rooms
& WorkshopThis space is
for registered groups
- Bulletin BoardYou can look for new friends
and language exchange
- Book loansThere is an assortment of Japanese language textbooks and books and publications on multiculturalism.
- Children's Play RoomPlay space for children.
& MagazinesWe have both Japanese
and foreign newspapers
- International sister city
friendship display areaInformation and displays about
Sendai City’s International Sister/ Friendship Cities.
|Opening hours||Daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
※We are closed for the New Year's Holidays as well as 1 or 2 days per month for maintenance.
The Sendai Multicultural Center’s exchange lounge and children’s play room can be used. However, we will be limiting the number of chairs as a preventative measure against the spread of COVID-19.
○ Consultations for daily life will be available.
○ Books can be borrowed and returned.
○ The exchange lounge and children’s play room can be used.
○ Lecture Room and Workshop can be used.
Information on the Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) can be found here:
|Closed days||December 11th (Mon.) 2023
December 28th (Thu.)2023~January 4th (Thu.)2024
●Phone calls will not be answered.
●Please send consultations by email. They will be replied to at a later date.
*The Sendai Multicultural Center may also be temporarily closed on other days due to repairs or inspections.
Notices from Sendai Multicultural Center
〒980-0856 Sendai International Center, 1F, Conference Building, Aobayama, Aoba-ku, Sendai,980-0856, Japan
*The Sendai Multicultural Center is located on the first floor of the Sendai International Center Conference Building.