There are three types of pension schemes in Ireland. There is pension provided by your employer. This is called occupational pension. There is a pension provided by the government. This is a state pension. There is a pension you can deposit into privately. This is a private pension
Government services provided for pensioners:
The Irish government offers a range of free and discounted services for elderly people living in Ireland. These include nursing home care, rehabilitation care, transport services, community, social, home care and family help.
The State pension in Ireland for a person aged 66 or over is €265.30 per week.