“I took on the role because having lost my dad at age 17 I know just how heart-breaking and confusing grief is to navigate.”
She added: “You can Talk, Chat or Type on the phone, online or by email. Call 0808 802 0111. Or go to www.griefencounter.org.uk or [email protected], available from 9am-9pm five days a week.”
Gemma went on to say she wished she had had access to a similar service when her dad died.
“Don’t suffer alone if you are grieving the loss of a loved one,” she urged fans. “Take the help.
“I wish this service was available when we lost dad.”