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

Walt James Gadd29/07/2009
Max Edward Lucas23/07/2009
Daisy Marie Copping10/07/2009
Chloe Elizabeth Millett08/07/2009
Oliver Jeney14/06/2009
Jast Herder31/05/2009
Charlotte Smith28/05/2009
Sabeeyah Noreen Akthar24/05/2009
Gracie Petrovski23/05/2009
Maxy Singh-Avedissian22/05/2009
Isabella Curtis10/05/2009
Ava Estelle Mayo02/05/2009
Brandon Carroll21/04/2009
Jayden Thomson18/04/2009
Charlotte Jacobs15/04/2009