Tulsa Experts Debate 'Silver Tsunami' Challenges

Apr 11, 2013

Panelists discuss the coming 'Silver Tsunami' changes
Credit KWGS News

Silver Tsunami is a term referring to the wave of aging of the population in Tulsa and across the nation. A forum in downtown Tulsa brings together experts discussing what kind of challenges that age explosion brings.

Jan Figart with the Community Service Council of Greater Tulsa was one of the panelists at the Chamber of Commerce sponsored forum. She says the area is not prepared for the coming Tsumani of seniors who are bringing changes to health, housing, and social service needs.