The 46-year-old Strictly Come Dancing – It Takes Two host has been on hiatus from presenting her Radio 2 show and pulled out of filming the finale of the BBC's Big Family Cooking Showdown after the sudden death of the 40-year-old cameraman at the beginning of the month.
Billy was found hanged in his home in Putney and was laid to rest in a private funeral ceremony last week.
Zoe has since taken to Instagram to share a picture of a blossoming pink rose along with the caption: "This beauty in my garden. Thinking of everyone dealing with grief and loss at this time."
The star's 75,000 followers flooded to comment with messages of support and love during her time of grief, with many reaching out to reassure her that she would be okay and share their own stories of loss.
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Zoe Ball has thanked her fans for their support since the death of boyfriend Billy Yates
Zoe has reached out to fans on Instagram after an outpouring of support
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"I thought that you might like to know that you and your beloved's family and friends can totally and utterly survive this," one social media user wrote, adding: "I say this because as a group of friends and family, we are doing just that.
"I promise it is possible to find a way forward, to keep the good memories, fade the bad and find joy and meaning again."
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Zoe responded with an emotional message of thanks, saying: "Your message has made me cry but happy tears. It is such a comfort to know it will get better.
"I feel blessed that my friends and family and Billy's friends and family are staying close," she continued. "We will help each other through. Thank you so much for taking time to share. Truly means so much."
Billy was found hanged in his flat in Putney at the beginning of the month
Zoe shared a sweet snap of Billy after his funeral last week
She also replied to other fans' outpourings of support, promising that she will "treasure" their messages.
Following Billy's funeral, Zoe shared a sweet snap of her boyfriend on Instagram, saying: "Goodnight my beautiful boy. I'll be loving you always."
She has yet to make a statement on his death in person, but has been active on social media and continues to respond to the huge number of messages of support she has received since Billy's sudden death.