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

Alejandria Purins07/01/2011
Noah Douglas Fletcher08/12/2010
Morsley Ellis23/10/2010
Noah Kral21/10/2010
Keira Michaela Krassos16/10/2010
Blair Mitchell Walsh15/10/2010
Sophia Simon07/10/2010
Taylor Rae O'LOUGHLIN28/09/2010
Alexis Jean Lavelle21/09/2010
Achilleys Maniakas11/09/2010
Ava Rose Filippi24/08/2010
Gilbert Mir12/08/2010
Cooper Barr05/08/2010
Mila Jay Corney27/07/2010
Xavier Charles Crawley25/07/2010