Christmas Appeal

Pregnancy is a time of hope for most mothers, but too many still face the fear and dread that their pregnancy might end in the loss of their baby. Every year one in every 130 pregnancies ends in the tragedy of stillbirth.

Mercy Perinatal has made significant breakthroughs in finding the signs of pregnancies that are likely to end in pre-term (premature) birth or which could pose a serious risk to mother or baby. In 2020, Mercy Perinatal made a stunning discovery that could help predict and avoid the risk of stillbirth in the future.

The Mercy Perinatal team need your help to bring more mothers and babies safely home.

Your gift today will continue our vital and world-leading research and care to ensure babies have the best start to life.


Last reviewed October 28, 2020.