There are more and more nationals who go abroad to travel, study, work, immigrate or participate in Working Holiday Program these years. The chances increase that they need timely care or assistance when some accidents or emergencies happen to them. And, we all know that overseas compatriots would always be willing to lend a hand to Taiwanese people whenever they need help in foreign countries. In order to make best of the benevolence and enthusiasm of overseas compatriots and integrate their assistance, Overseas Community Affairs Council encourage overseas compatriots to set up Care and Assistance Associations or similar networks respectively in overseas communities around the world to provide timely and appropriate helps to our people in urgent needs while abroad. At present, there are more than 40 "Care and Assistance Association" already established and ready to help.
The following is the list of the contact informations of the Care and Assistance Associations in major cities around the world.