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

Damian Alvarez Vargas16/04/2018
Jimmy Pegoiani Francis16/04/2018
Charli Harper Wraith15/04/2018
Summer Ellen Bourke12/04/2018
Zachariah Henry12/04/2018
Maya Hart09/04/2018
Violet Therese Jordan09/04/2018
Sandy Fraser Cowell08/04/2018
Vincent Arlo Homewood08/04/2018
Oliver Eric Yip05/04/2018
Mila Mateja Vlaovic05/04/2018
Jaida Shae Murfet04/04/2018
lilly anne blundell31/03/2018
Marley Soto29/03/2018
Sophie Rowe28/03/2018