Research

Every day six babies will die in their mother’s womb and be stillborn – a little-known and tragic health issue. A huge amount of investment is needed in vital research to understand why such large numbers of babies are dying; particularly those that are born at or close to term with no known cause of death.

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Be a part of Team Stillbirth! Team Stillbirth participates in many sports events throughout the year in Australia. Click here to find out how you can get involved.

About Us

The Stillbirth Foundation Australia is the only Australian charity dedicated to stillbirth research and we are 100 percent community funded.

Since our ifoundation in 2005, the Stillbirth Foundation has allocated over $1million to funding the most rigorously designed studies aimed at finding a means of preventing stillbirth and supporting the families of stillborn babies.

Light a candle in memory

Light a candle in memory of a loved baby and support Stillbirth research to prevent others from this devastating experience.

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In 40 percent of cases, the cause of death is unknown.

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There are six stillborn babies a day in Australia.

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This rate has not reduced in 2 decades.

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For every one child that dies of SIDS, 35 are Stillborn.

If you would like to donate to the Stillbirth Foundation in lieu of flowers please click here.

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We Remember

Samuel Margetson13/06/2007
Kaitlynn MacTavish10/06/2007
Evie Charlotte Phillips-Jones07/06/2007
Bethany Dillon04/06/2007
Emily Burns02/06/2007
Jayda Miranda Smith01/06/2007
Haylee Kaarsberg18/04/2007
Elliot Joshua Day13/04/2007
Jack Cohilj08/04/2007
Jack Cohilj08/04/2007
Olivia Rai06/04/2007
Kira May Grace Wildman11/03/2007
Emilia Louise Brockman06/03/2007
Jamie Withall18/02/2007
Jamie Withall18/02/2007