She runs writing workshops for people of all ages, and has worked with Birmingham Book Festival, Write On!, CBSO, the Ikon Gallery, Welsh National Opera, and Birmingham Libraries.
Mandy does lots of arts and health work. In 2007 she set up the Cancer Patients’ Writing Group. Their work was published in Being a Patient, which you can read by clicking here. Mandy’s play, Cradle to Grave, celebrating 60 years of the NHS, was professionally performed by The Hearth Centre, funded by Unison and the Arts Council. Mandy is currently working with Polly Wright of Hearth on Reading for Well-Being within Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Trust. More detail at Reading for Well-Being.
Mandy co-edited For Generations: Jewish Motherhood with Ronne Randall, published by Five Leaves Publications. You can email Mandy at mandyross(at)blueyonder.co.uk