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

Cora Jane Foster17/10/2019
Hugo James Baring Butler16/10/2019
Sylvester Thomas Raj Paul15/10/2019
Estelle Natalie Speid11/10/2019
Zahra Anne Sim29/09/2019
Chloe Maree Caldcleugh-Johnson23/09/2019
Hope Betty Caldcleugh-Johnson23/09/2019
Axel Di Blasio18/09/2019
Yarrow Bonnie Guevara17/09/2019
Grace Ann Burey17/09/2019
Louis Richard Tarczynski15/09/2019
Ayah Kurdi15/09/2019
Oliver Balzan14/09/2019
Samar singh12/09/2019
Charlotte-Therese Mowad12/09/2019