Remote Support

During this challenging time, Student Advocacy Centers across the Alamo Colleges District will continue to support our students by providing wraparound support services remotely.  We will help with issues that are outside the classroom but can negatively impact stress, focus, and student performance.  We will provide online counseling and case management support as well as emergency aid and access to community resources.  


The Nighthawk's Nest Advocacy Center will continue to monitor its department email ( and will check voicemail daily.  Please leave your name banner ID and student email.  A staff member will reach out to you within 2 business days.

Nighthawk’s Nest Advocacy Center

Student Emergency Fund Mental Health Counseling Services Food Bank Distribution Financial Literacy

The mission of the Advocacy Center is to improve students’ academic performance by providing integrated services and resources to address Mental Health, Emotional and Socioeconomic needs.

Contact Information 

Remote Support Services

Case Management Services

This involves a student-centered collaborative effort with community agencies to help you address your needs and goals while building upon your strengths and facilitating access to supportive services and resources.

Counseling, Mental Health, and Recovery Support Services

We believe that academic excellence is achieved when students have a strong mind and a supportive environment. Short-term individual counseling is provided remotely to address emotional or mental health concerns.

Emergency Assistance

Emergency assistance is provided for students through emergency grants to help with unexpected emergencies, such as rent, utilities, and child care needs.

Food Pantry

During this difficult time, Nighthawk’s Nest Advocacy Center will be providing HEB online/curbside pick-up emergency food support. Please call for additional information

Get Involved

Ask us about helping in the Advocacy Center as a volunteer.

Take this brief, online course for the basics then visit with Denise Davidson in STCM 210 to fill out the required forms. Instructors, please download the sign-in sheet here and email it to if you would like to offer donations of items or time for extra credit!

Extra Credit Sign-in Sheet

NLC Food Pantry Training

Contact Information

The Nighthawk's Nest Advocacy  Center observes all Northeast Lakeview College campus closures.

Location: Student Commons, STCM 210

Phone: (210)486-5179 or (210)588-1296

Cristela Garcia, LMSW
Director of Student Advocacy Center