As of October, the Fukuoka Labor Bureau has begun to provide phone consultations specialized in supporting working pregnant women. The move comes in the background of the impact of the new coronavirus spread, which has caused further concern and hardships to these workers. The center offers consultations for issues such as taking paid-leave and avoiding forced retirements. 092-411-4894 (Weekdays: 8:30~17:15. In-office consultations are also available.) Source: NHK
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