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

Jirra Lou Peden28/05/2008
Milly Knox22/05/2008
lachlan alexander carroll18/04/2008
Lachlan Carroll18/04/2008
Isabella Rose Lewis05/03/2008
Bridie Kate Sippel21/02/2008
Samiran "Sammi" Pittman01/02/2008
Juliet Trevisanut04/01/2008
POPPY Howarth05/12/2007
Zac & Emily Cohilj21/11/2007
Zac & Emily Cohilj21/11/2007
Victoria Taylor-Grogan08/11/2007
Isobella Chadwick23/10/2007
Larissa Borodin15/10/2007
Cameron Angus Mason16/09/2007