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

Alira Sky Walker16/02/2019
Joseph Frederick Babi14/02/2019
Jemima Tia Cowell11/02/2019
Addison Jane Schulz07/02/2019
Florence Mary Baker07/02/2019
Aoife Mandy Baker07/02/2019
Tyson Thor Bassett06/02/2019
Hunter Jordan Kane01/02/2019
Michael Fitzpatrick31/01/2019
Isabella Spittal31/01/2019
Trey Joseph Wright24/01/2019
Jotham Preben Bardwell10/01/2019
Matthias Begbie08/01/2019
Archie Oliver Sutton06/01/2019
Harper Rose Shelley06/01/2019