SOCIAL PENSION. 85-year old Gregorio Hermitaňo Sr. of Piapi, Davao City happily claims his social pension at the DSWD Regional Office on Tuesday. The Social Pension Program for Indigent Senior Citizens is provided to older persons 65 years old and above who are not recipients of pension benefits from any government or private institution. For 2016, Davao Region has 82,531 social pensioners and 11,362 of which come from Davao City. (DSWD)