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Enter the ARUCC Essay Contest and Win a Home Security System Package

Thank you for participating in the NorthStar and Autism Resources of Utah County Council (ARUCC) Essay Contest! This is a yearly program that provides home security systems and monitoring packages to families who may benefit. The contest is designed to link families in the community and NorthStar together to provide greater security and peace of mind for children, parents, and caregivers.

This year, NorthStar will select three families as recipients for a home security system package valued at $1,325.00. The system utilizes the most advanced and easy-­to-­use technology on the market—including text notifications and alerts. In addition to the equipment, the families will receive free monitoring services for two years from NorthStar Alarm Services. After the two years of monitoring service commences, the equipment will remain fully functional and ready to arm. The value of the monitoring service for two years is $1,200.

How to enter:

  • Requirements—All families who receive services from a collaborating partner of the Autism Resources of Utah County Council are invited to participate in this contest. Each family must fill out this contest form and turn it in to ARUCC by the deadline date.
  • Deadline—Entries must be e-­mailed no later than February 27, 2015.
  • E-mail your completed application to
  • Please put Northstar Alarm Essay Contest in the subject line of the e-­mail.

For more information, please call Teresa at (801) 863­?5517 or Courtney at (801) 775-7827 ext. 117.

A u t i s m  R e s o u r c e s
NorthStar & ARUCC Essay Contest

1. Name (first, last): __________________________________________

2. ARUCC partner: ___________________________________________

3. Number of children in your home: _______

4. Where do you live (city, state): _________________________

5. Do you have one or more smart phones that we can program your system to? ( ) YES or ( ) NO

6. What type of phone is it? (IPhone, Android, etc.) _____________________

7. Who is your phone service provider? __________________________________

8. Would you be willing to let us interview you for press release purposes? Your name can remain anonymous. ( ) YES or ( ) NO

9. Do you have any special requests in regards to your security system? _____________________________________________________________________________

In three paragraphs or less, please tell us why your family could benefit from a home security system:

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