The It Takes Two host also spoke movingly about her boyfriend Billy Yates, who took his own life last year after a battle with depression.
“To do something for him; a beautiful loving man whose life ended way too soon. To be able to do something for him is a real special thing and I feel really lucky to have that chance,” Zoë said in the film. “So I’m going to do my best.”
Please watch #HardestRoadHome for Sport Relief. An impactful emotional programme and very relevant. @ZoeTheBall you are so strong. Just amazing. We need to do more and not just talk about supporting mental health.
If you didn’t catch @ZoeBallTV on @bbcone@sportrelief#HardestRoadHome last night you have to watch it on catch up, I lost my dad to suicide when I was 11 and cannot stress the importance of opening up this conversation – well done Zoe- Incredible work!