Down the Block pays bills on behalf of Millburn and Short Hills residents in financial distress.  All Township residents who are struggling to pay a utility bill or rent, a bill for the repair of your car or home, or some other charge should contact this organization.  As long as you meet the eligbility requirements, Down the Block will pay the bill(s) on your behalf.  The service is free and confidential.   Apply at or by calling (973) 943-1424.