Category: Sagamihara

Coronavirus COVID-19 Japan Sagamihara

Staff and residents test positive for COVID at Sagamihara facility for the disabled, cluster confirmed

Twenty-eight new residents and six staff members were found to be positive at a support facility for people with disabilities in Midori Ward, Sagamihara City.

Disability Japan Sagamihara

Five Year Anniversary of the Sagamihara Stabbings

July 26th 2021 marks the five year anniversary of what is now often referred to as the ‘Sagamihara Stabbings’, when in the early hours of July 26th 2016, Satoshi Uematsu, a former employee of the ‘Tsukui Yamayuri En’ or ‘Tsukui Lily Garden’ care home for people with disabilites, killed 19 residents with disabilites and injured at least 26 others.