You were the most helpful, caring, supportive people I had during such tough and unexpected times

– Ilyana, Hibiscus client

Hibiscus – Committed to Social Justice

Our Vision

A society where our clients are free from inequalities, treated with respect, have equal access to justice and are enabled to make informed choices.

Our Mission

To provide advocacy, support and specialist services to marginalised vulnerable Foreign National and BMER people (principally but not exclusively women) affected by criminal/civil justice and immigration systems to enable informed choice. We promote social justice and respect to reduce inequalities.

Our Values

Social justice – We are committed to social justice. We aim to impact positively on the lives of our clients

Integrity – We work with integrity, respecting the diversity of our clients, to overcome inequality of access to social justice and immigration systems and services.

Learning and Innovation – The charity promotes a culture of participation, learning and innovation.

Our Goal

We will be regarded both in the UK and internationally as the leading charity in our field, excelling in what we do and placing clients at the centre of our services.

We will be sufficiently financially and organisationally robust to ensure sustainability.


 It’s great to have someone that I know is there to listen to my problems and fight for me

– Client from HMP Peterborough