Category: Welfare

Disability Japan Welfare

Plans for Kyoto’s counseling support services for persons with disabilities ranked second-worst in the country

“Businesses in Kyoto City, which conduct “Planning Counseling Support Projects” that creates and revises the plans necessary for using disability welfare services made the decision to withdraw some services because “it cannot be made profitable if we try to carefully face each person,” but also where we started “counseling of counseling office” as a new project. The planning rate of Kyoto Prefecture persons with disabilities is considered the second worst in the country.

Disability Discrimination Employment Japan Welfare

Japanese Government’s Ministries & agencies alleged to have misrepresented disability employment rates

“Ministries and agencies are believed to have misrepresented the rates by including in their head counts personnel with relatively mild disabilities who do not carry disability certificates. Officials at the land and internal affairs ministries have said that people without the disability certificates may have been included in the calculations.”