‘That awful feeling that instead of something alive and kicking, inside you is a lifeless creature’

Sharing the experience
of stillbirth

Stillbirth Stories is an audio archive supported by Wellcome. It is a unique collection of interviews with parents and clinicians talking about their experiences of stillbirth. Interviews can be listened to in full or short clips are searchable by theme.

The archive offers alternative peer support to bereaved families and serves as a learning resource for clinicians. Interviewees’ experiences span five decades from the 1960s to the present day.

We believe the opportunity to listen and share in people’s stories, told in their own words, will engage others with this little talked about subject in a way that statistics and facts cannot.

Read more about the project