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

Ava Lillah Pooley18/03/2019
Michael James Wilson18/03/2019
Riley Rose Messenger16/03/2019
Elora Lidia Cera-Cardell16/03/2019
Henry Pearson15/03/2019
Luna Insley14/03/2019
Leila Jean O’Brien13/03/2019
Pony Mable Gearin-Fox12/03/2019
Arlo Roscoe09/03/2019
Logan Matthews05/03/2019
Max Ross Trotter05/03/2019
Mila Rhani Leo04/03/2019
Emma Whittaker01/03/2019
Kaiya Jane McIntosh27/02/2019
Oliver Lever26/02/2019